Saturday, 16th October 2021
Breaking News:


17 Apr 2020
The University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) has discharged the first COVID-19 patient from its Isolation Centre. Dr Benson Okwara, Head Rapid Response Team, COVID-19 in UBTH, announced this in a statement made available
17 Apr 2020
The University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) said it has expanded its services in the event that more cases of COVID-19 were reported in the state, which would require additional admissions.
10 Apr 2020
Management of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) yesterday declared that the two COVID-19 patients receiving treatment in the facility are recovering fast.
8 Apr 2020
Resident doctors in the South South geopolitical zone yesterday criticised the federal and state governments over the poor handling of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
8 Apr 2020
The Edo State Branch of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) yesterday urged Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki to immediately close all the state borders to curb the spread of the Coronavirus.
6 Apr 2020
Fear has gripped the staff and management of University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) after three patients in the hospital tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
9 Mar 2020
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reassured Nigerians of working hard with Lagos State Ministry of Health and Ogun State to monitor all contacts of the index case
3 Jan 2020
Saturday 16th November, like any other Saturday in the months of October, November and December, was a busy one. There were always parties to mark or negotiate different existential phases...
22 Dec 2019
Alumni of University of Benin (UNIBEN) Medical School, Class of 1989, yesterday, donated medical supplies worth millions of naira to their alma mater, as well as the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH). The alumni also called on their alma mater, the University of Benin (UNIBEN) and University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) management to…
11 Dec 2019
Chairman, University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) Management Board, Bashorun Adedoja Adewolu yesterday canvassed sustained synergy between the University of Benin (UNIBEN) and the Teaching Hospital
2 Dec 2019
Stakeholders in the health sector at the weekend identified the human resource gap as one of the factors militating against improved healthcare delivery in the country.
2 Oct 2019
The University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) yesterday provided free medical checkups for elderly persons in the state.


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Pep Guardiola says he wants Raheem Sterling to fight for his place at Manchester City after the frustrated forward admitted he "would be open" to leaving the Premier League champions.
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Erling Haaland marked his return from injury with two goals on Saturday as Borussia Dortmund beat Mainz 3-1 to go top of the Bundesliga overnight. Norwegian prodigy Haaland missed Dortmund's last four games in all competitions with a thigh complaint, but returned against Mainz to score his third brace in as many appearances and take…
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The Permanent Secretary, Political and Economic Affairs in the Office of the Secretary  to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Andrew Adejo, has said that a divided Nigeria cannot survive and  prosper.
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The Saudi-led coalition supporting Yemen's government said Saturday it had killed 160 Huthi rebels in strikes south of the strategic city of Marib, where loyalists say rebels have made advances. "We carried out 32 strikes... in Abdiya over the past 24 hours," the coalition said, cited by the official Saudi Press Agency, adding that "11…