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21 Sep 2019
Former employee of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Mr. Michael Oshodin, 59, was yesterday paraded by the police over employment scam at the University of Benin (UNIBEN).
20 Jul 2019
The killing of Mrs Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Afenifere leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, penultimate Friday, has been generating reactions from across...
17 Jul 2019
A yet-to-be identified man who was admitted at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) has killed himself.
6 Apr 2019
It was a gathering a members of the nursing profession on Friday as family and friends joined the Head of Department...
25 Jan 2019
The Edo State police command on yesterday confirmed the death of a medical doctor identified as Dr. Ogbeide Osesogie, who died under mysterious circumstances in Benin City, Edo state. Dr. Ogbeide was until his death the Head of Department (HOD) of Radiology, and Associate professor of Radiology and Vice Chairman of the Medical and Dental…
27 Dec 2018
Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Professor Darlington Obaseki, yesterday said no fewer than 30 yellow fever...
7 Nov 2018
The University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) has been thrown into morning, following the death of a senior surgeon, Dr. Okeoghene Ejigba. Ejigba, who was a Senior Registrar in the Department of Surgery in the UBTH, was said to have collapsed in the call room after performing four surgical operations. Public Relations Officer of the…
8 Oct 2018
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), at the weekend, condemned the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Edo State...
26 Aug 2018
The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), established by the Federal Government under Act 35 of 1999, was set up with the objective of making healthcare accessible and affordable to millions of Nigerians.
25 Aug 2018
Property worth millions of naira was destroyed on Thursday night by fire, which razed the residence of the immediate past Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Prof Michael Ibadin. The inferno, according to sources, was a result of power surge, which started late around 7pm, leaving a significant part of…
23 Aug 2018
Management of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, UBTH, Benin City, Edo State, has granted waivers to the tune of N50 million to indigent patients, particularly those with neurosurgical and orthopaedic cases in the last one year.
8 May 2018
A Benin Magistrate Court sitting in Ubiaja in Esan South East LGA, of Edo state, has sentenced two transformer vandals, Mohammed Dan Fulani, 27 and Babangida Aliyu, 29 to 1 month and two weeks...


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The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi says the state has recorded 288 deaths in the ongoing COVID-19 third wave.
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The Federal Government says the recommended conditions for the lifting of the suspension imposed on Twitter will be applicable to all Over-The-Top and other social media platforms in Nigeria...
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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says, at the appropriate time and forum, he will respond to the false allegations levelled against him by Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara.
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The management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is poised to ensure optimal utilisation of its facilities across the nation’s seaports, according to the Acting Managing Director, Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko.
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Efe, the winner of Big Brother Naija Season two, has denied claims that he was blacklisted by the show’s organisers, Multichoice Nigeria, after winning the competition. Efe issued the statement after a media personality, Noble Igwe alleged that the former BBN winner fell out of grace with the show organizers because he disrespected a Multichoice…