Wednesday, 19th January 2022
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20 Nov 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday directed the Head of Service of the Federation and the Budget Office to consider an increase in allocation for personnel and overhead in the University
29 Jun 2020
Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital (UMTH) chapter, has donated medical items to support Borno State Government
22 Apr 2020
The lockdown ordered by Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State begins today by 10.30p.m.Zulum had on Monday ordered lockdown of the north-eastern state for 14 days to prevent further spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
21 Apr 2019
The University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital (UMTH) has raised its bed capacity to 1, 000 with the establishment of physical rehabilitation...
18 Mar 2019
Two months after Kano State witnessed an historic medical breakthrough with the first brain surgery conducted in the state in January, the feat was recorded by another northern state when the Yobe State University Teaching Hospital (YSUTH) in a major milestone at the weekend conducted the first brain surgery at the YSUTH main theater complex…
13 Dec 2018
Chief Medical Director of the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital (UMTH), Prof. Ahmed Ahidjo has expressed confidence that clinical services and research would halt medical tourism in the country.
7 Mar 2018
A male suicide bomber on a bicycle has detonated improvised explosives devices (IEDs), killing three members of the civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) at the Muna Delti area of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
28 Dec 2017
No fewer than four persons were killed in a suicide bomb attack on Thursday at Amarwa community of Konduga Local Government Area of Borno.
8 Nov 2017
The Borno State Police Commissioner, Damian Chukwu, has confirmed the death of four female suicide bombers and injuries on eight residents in multiple attacks on London Chiki/Kaleri axis of Jere Local Council.
27 Jun 2017
Nine persons were killed in Borno State as seven suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers detonated their strapped explosives at the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)
19 Nov 2016
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) are prosecuting Sambo and Musti, who are former Assistant Director and Assistant Chief Accountant, UMTH...
30 Jul 2016
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, yesterday visited the wounded soldiers and United Nations (UN) agencies personnel receiving treatment at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital ...


Four students of the University of Port Harcourt who were kidnapped last weekend have been released and reunited with their families. The Guardian gathered that the students, Gbaa Nenubari, Asumbo Elizabeth, Eze Chimezie and Onosigho Augustine, were abducted on their way from the Orashi River where they had gone for a vegetation sampling for their…
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Nigeria Senate on Wednesday removed the clause that makes direct primary mandatory for the election of candidates in political parties from the electoral act amendment bill. The Senate in late 2021 passed a version of the bill and transmitted it to President Muhammadu Buhari who declined assent to the bill. Besides the amendment to Clause…
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The foundations call on world leaders to support the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to help end the COVID-19 crisis, prepare for future pandemics, and address epidemic threats.  SEATTLE AND LONDON, 18 January 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Today the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Wellcome each pledged US$150 million for a total of US$300 million…
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Qatar World Cup ticket sales were launched at reduced prices on Wednesday with residents and migrant workers able to attend games for just $11 as concerns persist over Covid-19. Authorities have not yet announced how many fans will be allowed into stadiums for the first World Cup in an Arab country, which runs from November…