• Hospital set up panel to probe cause of death Friends of a Port Harcourt Based blogger and social media influencer, known as Folorunsho Yemi, yesterday, stormed the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), to protest what they alleged to be negligence on the part of a staff of the hospital that led to…
30 Aug 2022
To curb brain drain in the health sector, the National Assembly has hinted plans to enact a law that will define a period for consultants to serve the country before going overseas to practise.
20 Jul 2022
Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), Prof. Henry Ugboma, has warned that people should detach politics from the medical profession, insisting that personal
4 Jul 2022
University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH) has denied death of 14 babies in its facility due to power outage.
7 Jun 2022
Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Prof. Henry Ugboma, has said the university will commence open-heart surgeries before end of the year.
7 Dec 2021
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has commenced an investigation into the utilisation of the N950 million Coronavirus (COVID-19) Intervention Fund by the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital.
2 Apr 2021
There are fears the poor health indices recorded by the country and the spread of COVID-19 may get worse as the ongoing strike by resident doctors paralysed activities in 98 per cent of government...
17 May 2020
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has been advised to work with the University of PortHarcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH) and its Chief Medical Director, Prof. Henry Ugboma...
13 Mar 2020
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has set up a committee to create awareness for the prevention of coronavirus in the state. Commissioner of Information and Communication, Paulinus Nsirim...
11 Feb 2020
Tempers flared yesterday leading to an uproar at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH) when the body of late Chima Ikwunado...
9 Dec 2018
No fewer than 50 policemen and other security operatives have been deployed to Rumuekini and Rumosi communities after a truck driver attacked...
7 Mar 2018
The new Chief Medical Director of the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), Prof. Henry Ugboma, has given three weeks ultimatum to families that abandon the body...