Tag: Doctors

Isime EseneNovember 1, 2014

Guess who’s back: IBB returns from medical trip abroad

by Isi Esene Ex-Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida has returned to Nigeria after an extended medical trip abroad. Babangida ...

Isime EseneSeptember 14, 2014

Heartbreaking: TV anchorman tells viewers he has only months to live (WATCH)

by Akan Ido A television news anchor has announced to viewers that he has only about four to six months ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 3, 2014

Ekene Ngwu: How politics in the health sector is affecting the fight against Ebola (Y! Politico)

by Ekene Ngwu It has been five weeks since the first Ebola fatality in Nigeria, and proactive efforts expected from ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 1, 2014

Nnaemeka Ugwu : How doctors suffer for the masses (Y! Fiction)

by Nnaemeka Ugwu I met Ikenna Obieze last year when I had just started my houseman ship. A tall brilliant ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 29, 2014

American comic, Joan Rivers placed in medically induced coma

by Isime Esene After falling into a critical condition on Thursday, 28 August, and being admitted to Mount Sinai Hospital, comic, ...

Isime EseneAugust 26, 2014

Incredible! This man woke up after being declared dead by doctors (PHOTO)

by Isi Esene   A 54-year-old man, Valdelucio Goncalves was on Sunday miraculously found alive in a morgue after doctors had ...

YEditorAugust 25, 2014

Opinion: Pay attention Nigerians, doctors REALLY angry – let me tell you why

by Obinna Aligwekwe I have been reading my news feed with very keen interest the last few days. The truth ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 20, 2014

Opinion: Dear Jonathan, sack Ebola, not the doctors

by Garba Shehu Last week’s sack of 16,000 Resident Doctors by the Federal Government is careless, unscrupulous and clearly an ...

YEditorAugust 20, 2014

Doctors give their take on the FG and the resident doctors’ sack [WATCH]

by David Cyril and Hycinth Iyereosa [slideshow_deploy id=’297393′] We promise to stay on top of the situation as regards the ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

This is how Ebola infected patients survived the virus (READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju A nurse was recently reported to have survived the Ebola virus disease, and many have begun to wonder ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

#Ebola outbreak: Human rights boss is very angry with the NBA

by Aubuike Azikiwe   The Chairman of National Human rights commission, Dr Chidi Anselm Odinkalu, has implored the Nigerian Bar ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 18, 2014

Opinion: Why the sack of doctors is a mistake

by Maureen Okonkwo One of the demands the NMA has put forward is the increase in hazard allowance which currently ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 17, 2014

Mr President, firing the resident doctors is reckless and irresponsible

by Chi Ibe   In a circular dated and signed by the permanent secretary, Ministry of Health, the federal government ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 14, 2014

Striking doctors terminated by President Jonathan [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju President Goodluck Jonathan has authorized the termination of doctors across federal hospitals in Nigeria with immediate effect. ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 13, 2014

Ebola alert: Doctors and nurses flee from patient at Lagos hospital (READ)

by David Cyril   On Tuesday 12 August, the Orile-Agege General Hospital, Agege area of Lagos, witnessed a drama when ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 12, 2014

Ebola effect: Indian doctors working in Nigeria say they want to go home

by Azubuike Azikiwe   An Indian private hospital, Primus Super Specialty Hospital, with a branch in Abuja, Nigeria is at loggerheads ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 11, 2014

Scientists say a 2-year-old boy from Guinea started the Ebola outbreak [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju   Scientists believe they have traced the Ebola virus disease to patient zero, a two-year-old boy who ...

writerJuly 30, 2014

Why are these Chinese doctors bowing down to an 11-year-old boy’s corpse? (LOOK)

by Kolapo Olapoju Wow! As strange as this seems, yet it is remarkably admirable. The Chinese are known for being ...

July 15, 2014

Opinion: NOUN – The future of quality and accessible learning

by Umar Bashir Ali   At the National Open University, the facilitators, counselors, and staffs are so friendly and down to ...

July 3, 2014

Alkasim Abdulkadir: Between our hypocrisy and their Hippocratic Oath (Y! FrontPage)

by Alkasim Abdulkadir …as citizens we also deserve the right to be treated according to the Hippocratic Oath that doctors ...

June 17, 2014

They’re not stopping: LUTH doctors resolve to continue strike

by Oge Okonkwo Striking resident doctors of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) after an emergency meeting on Monday vowed to ...

June 14, 2014

5 things your doctor (really) wants to say to you (but won’t)

By Robert Evans      Have I mentioned that those pills are habit-forming narcotics? Yeah, now you’re starting to see ...

March 29, 2014

How doctors broke my unborn child’s arm in two – Woman narrates delivery ordeal

by Zara Mustapha A baby who weighed so big that she became trapped during birth was saved by medics who ...

March 26, 2014

3 things your mom NEVER told you about love

by Mumbai Mirror Distractions come easy, so the fatigue of resolving problems seems so cumbersome that to exit and start ...

March 11, 2014

Opinion: It’s high time Nigerian doctors started advertising

by Usha Anenga Nelson Mandela, the former president of South Africa in all his majesty lay in intensive care for ...

February 27, 2014

Incredible! Doctors find TEETH inside 4-month-old baby’s brain (See Photos)

by Adeola Balogun A baby in the United States was found to have teeth growing in his brain due to ...

February 5, 2014

This baby girl was born with part of her brain OUTSIDE her skull (PICTURED)

by Oge Okonkwo A baby with a little chance of survival has beaten all odds to stay alive after she ...

January 29, 2014

Great news: Doctors bringing Michael Schumacher out of 4-week coma (Report)

by Akan Ido There are reports that Michael Schumacher who suffered a life threatening fall while skiing is currently being ...

January 17, 2014

“I’m not classless…” – Comedian, AY fires back at Jim Iyke

by Oke Efagene Ace comedian, Ayo ‘AY’ Makun, has responded to the tweet from Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke, in which ...

January 16, 2014

Unbelievable! This woman had 36kg tumour removed from her stomach (PHOTOS)

by Oke Efagene A woman from Czech Republic, has had to undergo an extensive surgery to remove a tumour weighing ...

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