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Patients groan as workers’ strike paralyses hospitals

One month after health workers, under the auspices of the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU), embarked on an indefinite strike to drive home its demands for improved welfare and other issues, health care provisions at the federal health facilities and some state hospitals have been grounded.

Lassa fever: FMC Owerri open to treating patients – Kingsley Achigbu

The Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, Imo state, Dr. Kingsley Achigbu, has assured Imo residents not to panic over the outbreak of Lassa Fever virus, as proper measures have been put in place by the tertiary health institution to welcome, diagnose and treat patients with the case.

President Buhari appoints new heads for four tertiary hospitals

President Muhammadu Buhari has named four heads for major health institutions across Nigeria.

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