After Melody Of Stones, PEN Nigeria in Silver Lining
In 2003, the Nigerian chapter of PEN International published Melody of Stones, its first anthology of Nigerian writing
Don’t import doctors, improve medical practice
A disclosure the other day by the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Emmanuel Ehanire that the Federal Government would employ the services of foreign medical doctors has expectedly come under fire by concerned Nigerians.
Nigeria lacks facilities to train medical doctors, says Ngige
Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, yesterday said local medical institutions in the country absorb only about 20 per cent of medical doctors seeking opportunity for their residency programmes. Ngige, who was reacting to media reports that Nigeria has enough medical doctors and those who are willing to leave the country should do…
Dickson offers automatic employment to medical doctors, P.hd, MSc holders
Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has offered automatic employment to 307 products of the state Scholarship Scheme who have completed their doctorate and masters decree programmes in various disciplines in universities across the world. A statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media Relations, Fidelis Soriwei, yesterday quoted the governor as having declared automatic employment…
University produces 1,200 medical doctors
The Vice Chancellor of Igbinedion University Okada, Professor Eghosa Osaghae, has disclosed that the institution has graduated over 1,200 fully licensed medical doctors who are practicing successfully around the world.
ESUT inducts 29 medical doctors
Luke Anike, who cautioned the young doctors on greed for quick money, noted that the sky would be the limit of any professional who chose the path of hard work and excellence.
Doctors begin warning strike in Rivers State
Medical doctors in Rivers State have begun a three-day warning strike over an alleged negligence of the health sector by the state government.