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Cardiologist: Unhealthy lifestyles cause heart-attack

Prof Ibrahim Adeola-Katibi, a Cardiologist with the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) has cautioned Nigerians against unhealthy lifestyles that could cause heart-attack.

Two OAU professors appointed vice-chancellors

Two university professors from Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-Ife have been appointed as Vice-Chancellors of two newly established federal universities.

Osun university students collapse inside lecture room

No fewer than 12 students of the Osun State University, Osogbo campus slumped inside a lecture room on Thursday as a result of leakage of a poisonous substance.

UniAbuja best medical student rewarded with N250,000

The College of Health Sciences (CHS) of University of Abuja (UNIAbuja) on Sunday presented a N250,000 cheque to Dr Adamu Bara, the Best Medical Student among the 18 pioneer medical doctors of the institution.

Pioneer University of Abuja medical students inducted into MDCN 12 years after

College of Health Sciences, University of Abuja (UNIAbuja), on Sunday, inducted its 18 pioneer medical doctors into the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) after 12 years of studying medicine at the institution.

12 UniAbuja medical students fail final exam after 12 years

Twelve of the 30 pioneer medical students of the University of Abuja, who enrolled in 2005, failed their final examinations, an official has said.

Sultan decries increase of drug abuse among youths

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has decried the abuse of cough syrup among youths and urged authorities to intervene to regulate its use.

Federal University Birnin-Kebbi appoints Bello Shehu as new vice chancellor

The Governing Council of the Federal University Birnin-Kebbi (FUBK) has approved the appointment of Prof. Bello Bala Shehu as the new Vice Chancellor of the University, for a single term of five years.

Malaria causes severe anaemia in children – Paediatrician

Prof. Kolade Ernest of the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Ilorin, said that studies have shown that malaria causes severe anaemia in 80 percent of patients.

LAUTECH to end strike in days – VC

The Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso, Prof. Oladapo Afolabi, has assured that the industrial action by the wokers of the institution would end in matter of days.

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