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UCH CMD tests negative for COVID-19
Prof. Jesse Otegbayo, the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, has tested negative for COVID-19 after initially testing positive
How privatisation of teaching hospitals will affect Nigerians, by UCH CMD
The Chief Medical Director of the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Prof. Jesse Otegbayo, says privatisation of government-owned teaching hospitals
UCH IVF centre partners bank to provide treatment financing
As part of its commitment towards the total wellbeing of women, Access Bank Plc, has entered into a partnership with the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, In-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) Center to provide affordable fertility treatments for the public.
Paronychia (Nail Infection) and how to deal with it
Paronychia, an infection that affects the skin around the nail, can affect one’s quality of life, as it causes discomfort and pain
Adeboye donates dialysis machine to UCH, promises two more
The General Overseer, The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has said that kidney is vital to the existence of any human being.
Makinde sets 20-year strategic plan
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has said that the state government has set a 20-year strategic plan to put the state on the path of growth and development. Besides, he said previous budget performances in the state hovered between 35 and 37 per cent, which according to him, is a failure.
Bitter kola extract increases longevity, neutralises toxic effect of pesticides
For the first time, scientists have demonstrated that regular intake of bitter kola (Garcinia kola) increases life span and life expectancy as well as neutralize the effects of toxic substances. The study published in the journal Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology is titled “Garcinia kola seed biflavonoid fraction (Kolaviron)
Foundation gives amputees new lease of life
Five years after its establishment, the Feet of Grace Foundation has continued to put smiles on the faces of amputees across the country, with the provision of prosthesis limbs to give them a new lease of life. To its 52-year-old founder, Dr. Irene Olumese, the gesture, borne out of her years of agonising experience between…
UI students take free dental outreach to market
A total of 184 persons have enjoyed free dental and medical care at the Taiwo Afolabi rural dental outreach, which recently held at Dugbe market in Ibadan, Oyo State.
We have firsthand information on suspected killer of Oyo Lawmaker - Police
The Oyo State Police Command says it has obtained firsthand information on the identity of the suspected killer of Hon. Temitope Olatoye, House of Representatives member for Lagelu/Akinyele Federal Constituency. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Olatoye popularly known as “Sugar’’, was shot on the head by gunmen during the governorship and State…
Encomium, Eulogies, as UCH Ibadan celebrates Ex - CMD Alonge
The University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan has rolled out drums to celebrate its immediate past Chief Medical Director (CMD), Professor Temitope Alonge, for his meritorious service to the institution. Alonge, a world renowned Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon credited with wide ranging reforms and other initiatives in positioning the institution as the foremost tertiary hospital in…