Saturday, 13th August 2022
Breaking News:


28 Jul
Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Port Harcourt branch, has warned against self–medication, especially for those that have issues with ear, nose and throat (ENT), saying it destroys the body systems and, sometimes, leads to death.
27 Jul
Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Port Harcourt branch, has warned against self-medication, especially for those that have issues with ear, nose and throat (ENT), saying it destroys the body's systems
21 Jul
The Chairman of the House Committee on Health Institutions, Dr. Pascal Chigozie Obi, has expressed concern over the worrisome continuous migration of Nigerian doctors to foreign countries, noting that legislation is underway to address this unpleasant development.
13 Jul
In solidarity with their colleagues owed salary arrears by the Abia State Government, all practicing medical doctors in both public and private practice in the state, yesterday, commenced strike action.
20 Jun
Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has expressed delight over the emergence of a medical doctor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) vice presidential candidate in the 2023 elections, saying he would address burning issues in the health sector, if his party
23 May
DR. Uche Rowland Ojinmah has been elected the new president of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA). Ojinmah was elected Saturday night at the association’s 62nd Annual General Conference and Delegates meeting held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
22 May
The outgoing President of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Prof. Innocent Ujah, has disclosed that the new increased hazard allowance for its members would become operational by end of this month.
17 May
Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has threatened to mobilise against aspirants in the 2023 elections who have no clarity of ideas on how to revitalise the nation’s collapsing health sector.
16 May
Prof. Innocent A. O. Ujah is the President, of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), a consultant obstetrician and gynaecological surgeon as well as the Vice-Chancellor
12 May
The 62nd Annual General Conference and Delegates Meeting of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) is scheduled to hold from May 15 to 21, 2022, at the EUI Centre, Plot 11, Sani Abacha Road, GRA Phase 3, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State with the theme...
24 Apr
The unending flock to foreign countries by wealthy Nigerians in search of medical care constitutes a national embarrassment of intense proportion, while the poor
5 Apr
The over $1 billion spent yearly by Nigerians on medicare abroad is impacting negatively on the nation’s health system, the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has stated.


6 mins ago
Some repentant Boko-Haram members were on Saturday engaged in sanitation of maiduguri as part of measures preparing them for reintegration.
13 mins ago
The Ikom Calabar Federal High Way has been overtaken by flood, as motorists and road users were trapped in Okuni community after a heavy downpour in the early hours of Saturday
21 mins ago
Kyiv and Moscow accused each other on Saturday of striking the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in southeastern Ukraine, which has been shelled repeatedly in the past week.
31 mins ago
Steven Gerrard won his first managerial clash with former England teammate Frank Lampard as Aston Villa beat Everton 2-1 to get off the mark in the Premier League.
56 mins ago
Baby weaning can be tricky, and finding the right food for them takes a lot of careful consideration.  In many Nigerian homes, brown pap is one of the first foods introduced during baby weaning. Depending on the tribe, pap has several names; the Igbo people of southeastern Nigeria call it Akamu, the Yorubas call it…