Monday, November 23, 2020

Tag: Health

Is Obiano right to make genotype test compulsory for intending couples?

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  Medical experts, lawyers and religious leaders comment on Governor Willie Obiano’s plan to implement a 14-year-old Anambra State’s law, which makes genotype test compulsory...

No sickle cell screening, no wedding in Anambra – Obiano

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The Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, has said intending couples in the state who fail to screen for sickle cell syndrome before formalising...

Anambra to close down substandard hospitals

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The Anambra State Government says it will close down substandard hospitals in the state. The State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, disclosed this on Friday during...

Lassa fever, cholera kill 90 in Ebonyi

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Ebonyi State government, yesterday, said 14 persons died of Lassa fever disease, while 83 suspected cases were recorded since the outbreak in January. It...

Medical students to spend seven years, not 11 – NUC

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The National Universities Commission has described as erroneous and misleading the news making the round that Nigerian medical students will now spend 11 years...

In Abia, 10 women die from child labour due to absence...

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No fewer than 10 women have died in child labour in the last 12 months at Sheriff Cattle Market, Lokpanta, in Umunochi Local Government...

Diarrhoea outbreak kills 30 children in Imo

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No fewer than 30 children have been reported dead following a fresh outbreak of diarrhea in Imo State. The State Commissioner for Health, Women Affairs...

University of Nigeria inducts 69 medical doctors

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Sixty-nine medical students of the College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, were on Monday inducted as medical doctors. Performing the ceremony in Enugu,...

Former Health Minister, Onyebuchi Chukwu joins APC

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Former Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Chukwu registered as a member...

Anambra hospital performs 5 open heart surgeries

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A team of medical doctors based in the United States of America, USA, under the auspices of Global Eagle Foundation, has performed open heart...