37 results found for Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

MDCAN decries mass exodus of medical, dental consultants to developed countries

The Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) on Sunday decried that over 100 consultants left 17 Nigerian health institutions for developed countries. MDCAN said the mass... Read more

Author: editor | Posted yesterday | seen 37 times

Tags: Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Federal Government, Dr Victor Makanjuola,

Gbajabiamila flags off LUTH ultra-modern outpatient building

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has flagged off an ultra-modern outpatient building at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 103 times

Tags: Femi Gbajabiamila, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH),

Detained mother of triplets seeks help over hospital bill

A woman, who recently gave birth to triplets, Abdullateef Amina, 25, has pleaded with Osun State government to assist her in off-setting her hospital bill and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Abdullateef Amina, ottage Hospital, Akinloye Qowiyu

COVID-19: ATBUTH begins clinical trial of drugs – CMD

 THE Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), Bauchi, says it has begun a biomedical clinical trial of drugs used in the treatment of persons tested... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 79 times

Tags: Dr Jibrin Yusuf, Dr Suleiman Alhaji, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital

FG receives accolade over free train ride during Yuletide

SOME Nigerians, who enjoyed free train rides between Lagos and Ibadan during Yuletide have commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts in revamping the rail sector. The passengers, who... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 47 times

Tags: Damilola Ajayi, Umar Aliu, University Teaching Hospital Ibadan, Rotimi Amaechi, Samuel Ladipo, Muhammadu Buhari, NAN

Church building traps worshipers, rescue operations ongoing

RESCUE operation is ongoing at the Salvation Ministry in Okpanam, Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State, where some worshippers were trapped. The church building, which... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 82 times

Tags: Red Cross, Dr Ononye Mordi, Patrick Ukah, Asaba Specialist Hospital, Salvation Ministry

Contraceptives can hinder menstrual flow – Gynecologist

A Consultant Gynecologist, Dr Ayodele Ademola, has cautioned women, particularly those in the child-bearing age bracket against the indiscriminate use of contraceptives, saying it can lead... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 137 times

Tags: Dr Ayodele Ademola, StrongTower Hospital and Advanced Fertility Centre

Sudanese medics under tension over attacks on hospitals treating anti-coup protesters

ON the afternoon of Dec. 30, security forces banged on the windows of Khartoum Teaching Hospital then fired tear gas into an emergency room packed with... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 33 times

Tags: Therese Loken Gheziel, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Dr. Elfatih Abdallah, Khartoum State security committee, Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors, Omar al-Bashir, Khartoum Teaching Hospital

Veteran musician Dayo Kujore dies

VETERAN singer Dayo Kujore is dead. Sources in the home of the popular Juju singer first announced his death on Monday. Hours after, the singer’s widow reportedly confirmed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Dayo Kujore, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital

Organisation in Yobe supports 600 sickle cell patients

THE Sickle Cell Disease Eradication Initiative, a Community-Based Organisation, CBO, says it has concluded arrangements to provide medical support to over 600 sickle cell patients it... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 180 times

Tags: Yobe Ministry of Health, Shehu Sule College of Nursing and Midwifery, Yobe Specialists’ Hospital, News Agency of Nigeria, Dr Aliyu Mohammad, Sickle Cell Disease Eradication Initiative

Man, stabs elder brother to death in Jigawa

THE Police Command in Jigawa says it is hunting for a 22-year-old man, who allegedly stabbed his elder brother to death in Sabuwar Takur area of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Augustine Julius, Alfred Julius, Dutse Local Government Area, Julius Ochai, Rashid Shekoni Teaching Hospital, Augustine Julius, News Agency of Nigeria, ASP Lawan Shiisu, Police Public Relations Office

NGO donates drugs, items worth N.5million to psychiatric patients in Enugu

THE Diana Foundation International (DFI), a non-governmental organization, has donated loads of psychiatric drugs and other items, worth over N500,000, to psychiatric patients at the in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Enugu State University Teaching Hospital,

Accident claims life of a driver in Anambra

THE Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, in Anambra says an accident inward Amawbia Bridge on Awka-Enugu Expressway, Anambra, has claimed the life of a middle-aged man. Adeoye... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Chukwuemeka Odimegwu Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital, News Agency of Nigeria, Adeoye Irelewuyi, Federal Road Safety Corps

70 homeless mentally ill persons reunite with families in Jigawa

MAIGATARI Local Government Council of Jigawa says it has treated and reunited 70 homeless mentally ill persons with their families. Alhaji Uzairu Nadabo, Chairman of the Council,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Kazaure Psychiatric Hospital, News Agency of Nigeria, Alhaji Uzairu Nadabo, Maigatari Local Government Council

Intestinal blockage sends Brazilian President to hospital

JAIR Bolsonaro, Brazilian president, was taken to hospital in São Paulo on Monday with a suspected intestinal blockage. The 66-year-old was admitted for treatment after complaining of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 25 times

Tags: Jair Bolsonaro, Antônio Luiz Macedo, São Paulo hospital,

WHO launch cancer drugs programme for children in poor countries

THE World Health Organisation (WHO) announced on Monday the launch of a programme to supply tested cancer medicines to children in poorer countries. The WHO and the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 66 times

Tags: WHO, cancer drugs programme, poor countries, St Jude Hospital,

National Hospital Ambassador Club extends humanitarian gesture to indigent patients, orphanage

THE Ambassador Club of National Hospital, on Thursday extended humanitarian gestures to indigent patients and Unity Children Home, an orphanage in Gwako, Gwagwalada, as part of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 52 times

Tags: mbassador Club of National HospitaL, humanitarian gestures, orphanage

World AIDS DAY: Virologist urges periodic screening to know status

A Virologist, Prof. EbunOluwa Adejuyigbe, has advised Nigerians to conduct screenings periodically to know their HIV/AIDS status in order to control the spread of the disease. Adejuyigbe,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Prof. EbunOluwa Adejuyigbe

Peter Obi donates N1 million to hospital Peter Obi donates N1 million to hospital

...says Anambra West always dear to his heart PETER Obi, vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, during the 2019 elections, has visited and donated... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 2 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: , Rex Universorum Hospital,Rev Sr Dr Sapientia Ameke, Peter Obi, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,

Soldier, petrol smuggler burnt to death near Seme border

TWO persons, including a soldier, identified as Sgt. G Abdullahi, have been burnt to death while pursuing a petroleum smuggler on motorcycle on Badagry-Seme border expressway.   The... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 230 times

Tags: Sgt. G Abdullahi, Solomon Donna, Badagry General Hospital

Abia: Lady Victoria, Wife of first Miliatry Head of State, buried

THE remains of Lady Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi, the Wife of the country’s first Military Head of State, were on Friday laid to rest in her husband’s country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Lady Victoria Aguiyi-Ironsi

Obi donates N2 million to Hospital, encourages nurses 

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 elections, Peter Obi, has urged nursing students to continue to pursue their education with... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 128 times

Tags: Rev. Fr. Ugochukwu Onuorah, Peter Obi, Our Lady of Lourdes College of Nursing Sciences,

Access Bank gets encomiums for support to health sector

DR Adeyemi Onabowale, Chairman, Reddington Hospital Group, has commended Access Bank Plc for its diverse support aimed at improving access to and service delivery in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 137 times

Tags: Mr Herbert Nwigwe, Dr Adeyemi Onabowale, Reddington Hospital Group, Access Bank, Duchess International Hospital,

Nigerian Army to partner Lagos hospitals for better healthcare delivery

THE Ag. Corps Commander Medical (CCM), Nigerian Army (NA), Col. Babatunde Solebo said that collaborating with major healthcare institutions in Lagos State will foster synergy with... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 months ago | seen 116 times

Tags: Lt.- Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Col. Babatunde Solebo, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Nigerian Army Medical Corps,

Medical expert cautions against tobacco, alcohol consumption to prevent cancer

An Ibadan-based Surgeon, Prof. Temidayo Ogundiran, has cautioned Nigeria against intake of tobacco and alcoholic drinks to reduce the prevalence of cancer in the country. Ogundiran, a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 114 times

Tags: University College Hospital, Ibadan

Foundation inaugurates hospital in Abuja to discourage medical tourism

A foundation known as “When In Need” (WIN) has inaugurated a medical facility in Abuja to make impacts on Nigerians and discourage medical tourism.   The facility known... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 81 times

Tags: Kay Medicare Hospital, medical tourism, Dr Chetachi Dikko,

Don’t ignore other killer diseases for COVID-19 – Medical Director warns

 DR Akintunde Ogunfeyimi, Chief Medical Director, Ondo State Specialist Hospital, Okitipupa, on Friday advised Nigerians to maintain hygienic living at all times. Speaking with the News Agency... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags:  DR Akintunde Ogunfeyimi, Ondo State Specialist Hospital,

Pink October: Target teenagers for breast cancer awareness programmes- Expert

A General Surgeon, Dr Adefemi Afolabi, says teenagers should be targeted for breast cancer awareness programmes to make regular breast checks a habit. Afolabi, who works at the University... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 264 times

Tags: Adefemi Afolabi, University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan

Peter Obi frowns at budget for Office of First Lady

Peter Obi, former governor of Anambra, on Tuesday decried budgetary allocation for the Office of First Lady, describing it an unnecessary expenditure that should be channeled... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 370 times

Tags: Peter Obi, Office of the First Lady, Rev. Sam Aboyeji, Foursquare Gospel Church

Security forces repel attack by unknown gunmen

  ....ask people to report persons with Gunshots A COMBINED team of policemen and soldiers this afternoon repelled an attack by unknown gunmen at Odoata Primary School, Ihiala,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 months ago | seen 578 times

Tags: Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Odoata Primary School, All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, Governor Willie Obiano, Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo,

World Heart Day: Expert says cardiovascular-related diseases kill over 18m annually

THE Vice President of the Association of Resident Doctors, University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, Dr Margaret Erhunmwunse, has said that Cardiovascular disease remains the World’s number... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: University of Uyo Teaching Hospital

2021 World Pharmacists Day: Garki Hospital begins deworming of 1,000 persons

GARKI Hospital, Abuja, has begun the deworming of no ewer than 1,000 persons in the FCT as part of activities to mark the 2021 World Pharmacists... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 197 times

Tags: Hospital

MBF alleges Mailafia was shabbily treated in hospital before his death

    THE Middle Belt Forum, MBF, has alleged that Obadiah Mailafia, former deputy governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, was shabbily treated in the hocpital... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 months ago | seen 696 times

Tags: Obadiah Mailafia, Isuwa Dogo, Central Bank of Nigeria, University of abuja teaching Hospital,

NAF Hospital Lab bags ISO 15189 accreditation certificate 

FOR the second consecutive time, the 661 Nigerian Air Force Hospital Laboratory (661 NAFH), Ikeja has again won the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 15189:2012 accreditation... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 459 times

Tags: Nigerian Air Force Hospital Laboratory,Air Marshal Oladayo Amao,Tosan Erhabor,

Obi donates N100 million to Shanahan Specialist Hospital, Nsukka

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 elections, Mr Peter Obi, on Tuesday made a donation of N100 million to... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 188 times

Tags: Peter Obi, PDP, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Shanahan Specialist, Most Rev Godfrey Onah, Hospital,

35 die, 150 in hospital due to outbreak of diarrhea, vomiting in Gwoza LG

THE Chairman of Gwoza Local Government Area (LGA) in Borno, Prof. Ibrahim Bukar, has announced that about 35 people have died with 150 others hospitalized following... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 433 times

Tags: 35 die, 150 in hospital due to outbreak of diarrhea, vomiting in Gwoza LG

Paralympic swimmer prepares for Tokyo 2020 having watched London 2012 from hospital

"I was in hospital when the London 2012 Paralympics were on and that was what gave me the feeling that anything was possible, regardless of what... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 5 months ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Paralympic swimmer prepares for Tokyo 2020 having watched London 2012 from hospital