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Don blames politicians for radiography quackery in Nigeria

A university lecturer at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, College of Medicine, Nnewi Campus, Anambra State, Dr. Anthony Ugwu, has blamed politicians for the medical radiography quackery in Nigeria.

IBB University graduates 6, 348 students, inaugurates N7 billion projects

The Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai, Niger State will on Saturday, June 29 gives awards to 6,348 graduating students at a combined convocation.

Heart Disease: Why men face greater risk after 40 – cardiologist

Men have more heart problems than women with death rates doubling after age 40, Janet Ajuluchukwu, a professor of cardiology at the College of Medicine, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba has said.

Malawi can eradicate HIV, says doctor who discovered AIDS virus

Malawi, which has one of the highest rates of the deadly HIV and AIDS infections, is on course to eradicate the virus, Jay Levy who co-discovered the AIDS virus 35 years ago said.

Kogi State University medical students protest over non-accreditation of course

Medical students of Kogi State University, Anyigba, on Monday demonstrated their grievances over non accreditation of their course which has put all the medical students of the institution in a state of stagnancy and confusion for over five years.

Parents reject accommodation fee hike at University of Ibadan

Majority of parents at a stakeholders meeting held on Tuesday to discuss the new fee regime introduced by the University of Ibadan (UI) rejected the N30,000 hostel accommodation proposal.

University of Ibadan shuts medical school

The University of Ibadan (UI) on Sunday closed its medical school, directing students to vacate hostels by noon on the same day.

University of Ibadan ejects medical students with controversial letter

Students of the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, have noted that a letter asking them to vacate their hostels before 12 noon on Sunday was neither signed by the new registrar of the institution nor written on the school’s letterhead.

University of Ibadan Senate orders immediate closure of Alexander Brown Hall

The Academic Board of College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, has ordered the immediate closure of the Alexander Brown Hall until further notice.

Nnia Nwodo: We can’t get Biafra by fighting, quarrelling

President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, has called on those agitating for the restoration of Biafra as a sovereign nation to refrain from name-calling, fighting, quarreling or insulting one another, as those could not lead to the actualisation of Biafra.

ASUU-LASU asks LASU vice-chancellor to probe bribery allegation against librarian

The Lagos State University (LASU) chapter of the Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU) has asked Olanrewaju Fagbohun, vice chancellor (VC) of the institution, to investigate the alleged bribery allegation against Adebambo Oduwole, LASU librarian.

Daddy Showkey visits Ejiofor quadruplets, prays for women

Ajegunle Lagos State-born musician, John Asiemo a.k.a Daddy Showkey on Sunday, visited the quadruplets Mr and Mrs Peter Ejiofor, born on Dec. 28, 2017, urging women to have faith in God.

EFCC arraigned university lecturer for N3m land scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office, on Wednesday, arraigned a lecturer with the college of medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, Dr. Theophilus Akachidelu Udeani, before Justice A.M. Liman of the Federal High Court, Enugu, on one count charge that borders on obtaining the sum of N3,000,000 (Three Million Naira) under false pretences.

Unpaid salaries causing untimely death of Ekiti State University staff – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has raised the alarm over untimely deaths being recorded among the staff of the Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti (EKSU).

Federal govt directs teaching hospitals to treat obstetric fistula free of charge

The Federal Ministry of Health has directed all teaching hospitals in Nigeria to embark on fistula repairs free of charge as part of efforts to reduce the backlog of the number of women living with the health condition, the Country Project Manager, Fistula Care Plus, Chief Iyeme Efem has said.

Body’s inability to manage glucose cause of diabetes not sugar, food – experts

As the world prepares to observe the World Diabetes Day on Tuesday, Medical experts say the condition is not caused by excessive consumption of sugar or certain types of foods.

Experts clarify myths around diabetes

As the world prepares to observe the World Diabetes Day on Tuesday, Medical experts say the condition is not caused by excessive consumption of sugar or certain types of foods.

Governor Ambode inaugurates LASUTH access road, orders Ayinke House completed in six months

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Wednesday inaugurated a road connecting the premises of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital and Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way in Ikeja.

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