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‘One doctor to 6000 patients grossly inadequate’ — NMA
3 weeks ago

‘One doctor to 6000 patients grossly inadequate’ — NMA

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has raised the alarm over the low ratio of medical doctors to patients in the country.

Mike Ogirima, president of the association, expressed the concern …
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DISCOVERY! Body’s cells still function even 2days after a person’s death
2 months ago

DISCOVERY! Body’s cells still function even 2days after a person’s death

Even after one dies, certified by doctors, the body’s cells continue to function.

This is the startling finding by scientists, according to a new study published in the journal Nature …
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ALARMING! 447 foreign trained doctors fail assessment exam
2 months ago

ALARMING! 447 foreign trained doctors fail assessment exam

No fewer than 447 of the 686 foreign trained doctors who wrote the assessment test of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) failed.

The Federal Government decried the poor …
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Kogi doctors resolve to paralyse hospitals today
3 months ago

Kogi doctors resolve to paralyse hospitals today

By  •  HEALTH, LOCAL

Doctors in Kogi are angry over the inability of the state to pay their full monthly salary and have resolved to shut hospitals on Monday.

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) …
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HEALTH: Kogi Doctors extend ultimatum on impending strike to Dec. 31
4 months ago

HEALTH: Kogi Doctors extend ultimatum on impending strike to Dec. 31

The Kogi State Chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, says it has extended to December 31, the two-week ultimatum it gave to the state government to meet its demands …
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Resident doctors begin indefinite strike in Kaduna
7 months ago

Resident doctors begin indefinite strike in Kaduna

Residents doctors in Kaduna State have begun an indefinite strike on Tuesday over the “sorry state” of healthcare facilities in state government hospitals.

Joseph Jokshan, president, Association of Resident Doctors …
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Over 90% of deaths in our hospitals caused by health workers
7 months ago

Over 90% of deaths in our hospitals caused by health workers

Over 90 per cent of deaths recorded in Nigerian hospitals are due to poor attitude of health workers.

Thomas Agan, the Chief Medical Director (CMD), University of Calabar Teaching Hospital …
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Doctors continue strike as FG breaches agreement
7 months ago

Doctors continue strike as FG breaches agreement

By  •  HEALTH, LOCAL

If there was any hope that ongoing strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) will be suspended, it has all been dashed on Friday as the federal government …
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Doctors continue strike despite meeting with FG delegation
8 months ago

Doctors continue strike despite meeting with FG delegation

By  •  HEALTH, LOCAL

Despite the long meeting between resident doctors and a federal government delegation, officials have said the strike will continue‎.

The meeting in Abuja ended in the early hours of Thursday …
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Nigeria saves $6bn by training doctors locally
11 months ago

Nigeria saves $6bn by training doctors locally

By  •  HEALTH

Prof. Ademola Olaitan, President, National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, on Thursday said that the college had saved more than $5 billion for the country by training doctors locally.

Olaitan …
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