UCTH doctors join ARD indefinite strike
Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) chapter, yesterday joined the Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) to embark on indefinite strike over the management’s failure to meet their demands. The hospital had had too many strikes from different unions in recent times, which all boiled down to welfare…
UCTH denies media report on three stolen babies
The management of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) has refuted media reports (not The Guardian) that three newborn babies were stolen from the hospital by armed robbers on Sunday night.
Multi-billion naira equipment abandoned at 14 health institutions
The House of Representatives’ Committee on Health has uncovered abandoned medical equipment worth billions of naira at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) and at 13 other federal health institutions in the country.
Manuwa: An effigy of national “heroes past” forgotten
Manuwa-Olumide revealed that the father could not raise money to rent a house due to the abrupt ultimatum given to them to evacuate the quarters, while all entreaties to his friends and top government functionaries for consideration or waiver fell on deaf ears.
Lassa fever kills corps member in Cross River
A youth corps member, Onwuegbuzie Stanley Samuel, serving in Community Secondary School, Ofodua in Obubra Council of Cross River State, has been reported dead as a result of Lassa fever attack.
Cross River Chief Judge, Ikpi-Itam dies at 63
Justice Okoi Ikpi-Itam, the Chief Judge of Cross River is dead.
‘It’s a miracle, as my wife never missed her period before now’
Father of the newest five babies at a go, Dr. Ekpo Edet, said the long wait of 10 years was not easy, but fruitful.
Joy as woman gives birth to quintuplets after 10 years of childlessness
Celebrations rent the air yesterday at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH), Cross River State when a couple that has been childless for 10 years were blessed with a set of quintuplets.