Anietie Udobit, Agency reports
A former governor of Anambra state, Dr Chukwuemeka Ezeife has appealed to Igbos not to allow or accept any form of medical treatment from the military.
Ezeife made the plea during an interview with The Sun, saying that ‘they should not allow themselves to be killed with syringes’. Read More
ANIETIE UDOBIT, ABUJA
The Board and Management of Benthel Multimedia Ltd, publishers of UNITY TIMES, has announced the former Nigeria Vice president Alhaji Atiku as Keynote Speaker for 2017 UNITY TIMES Annual Lecture Series holding on Tuesday October 31.
The announcement was made in a statement by the Company Chief Executive Officer, Read More
The House of Representatives yesterday resolved to investigate the N11.01 billion State House Clinic’s budgets under former President Goodluck Jonathan and President Muhammadu Buhari.According to the lawmakers, the N11.01billion represents budgets of the clinic in the last three years. The resolution followed a motion titled “Need to investigate the deplorable Read More
Stella Ukwuoma, Abuja
As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to celebrate the World Sight Day today, there is need for assessment of how well or otherwise the country has fared in achieving the aims and objectives of the day.
World Sight Day, WSD, observed every second Thursday of October has been an Read More
All schools in Anambra State were hurriedly shut on Wednesday as parents rushed to withdraw their children from school over a rumour of alleged monkeypox injections on pupils by soldiers.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that panic overshadowed the commencement of the Nigerian Army free medical outreach for civilians in Read More
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 31 suspected cases of monkey pox in seven states across the country.
Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, the National Coordinator/Chief Executive Officer of NCDC, made this known on Monday in Abuja.
According to Ihekweazu, following the notification of a suspected monkey pox outbreak on Read More
The wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, has raised alarm over the poor management of the State House Clinic in Aso Rock Villa.
This came few days after her daughter, Zahra, had criticized the management of the Clinic.
Zahra Buhari had last week taken to her Instagram page to criticise the Read More
By SAMUEL PRINCE-NNAJI
In a quick response in tackling the outbreak of Monkey pox in Bayelsa State, the Government of the day on Friday set up a 12-member rapid response team consisting of top medical practitioners and public health experts to quell the epidemic.
Another sub-team charged with the responsibility of preventing Read More
Oru Leonard, Abuja
Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is to appeal the judgment of the Federal High Court by Justice M. B. Idris, in the case between NIMASA and the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas, (NLNG).
The Director General NIMASA Dr Dakuku Peterside, in a statement has expressed the Agency’s dissatisfaction Read More
Resident doctors in Kaduna State have begun an indefinite strike on Tuesday over “sorry state” of healthcare facilities in the state government’s hospitals.
Dr. Joseph Jokshan, President, Association of Resident Doctors in the state, said at a press briefing Monday night in Kaduna that the state government had not responded Read More