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Lassa Fever: FETHA virology centre treats 98 in Ebonyi

The Virology Centre of the Federal Teaching Hospital (FETHA), Abakaliki, says it has treated and discharged 98 patients who suffered attacks of Lassa fever in the state since January.

Four injured as farmers, herdsmen clash in Ebonyi

A clash between farmers and herdsmen in Akaeze, Ivo local government area of Ebonyi State yesterday left four persons from both sides seriously injured.

APC leaders attacked by suspected PDP thugs in Ebonyi

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ebonyi, Paul Okorie, was on Monday attacked by suspected political thugs at Ugwulangwu area of Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi.

Thugs attack APC chieftain in Ebonyi, two others during meeting

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ebonyi, Dr. Paul Okorie, was on Monday attacked by suspected political thugs at Ugwulangwu area of Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi.

Ebonyi loses 40 health workers to Lassa fever in 13 years – NMA

The Ebonyi State chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, yesterday lamented the growing wave of Lassa Fever epidemic, which has between 2005 and 2018, claimed over 40 health workers and caused uncountable number of deaths in the state.

Lassa fever: Ebonyi doctors protest death of colleagues

Some members of the Ebonyi State’s chapter of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), on Tuesday, protested the death of two of their colleagues and a nurse who died of the Lassa fever virus.

Ebonyi govt confirms two deaths from Lassa fever outbreak

The Ebonyi State Government on Monday confirmed the death of two persons from a renewed Lassa fever outbreak in the state.

Lassa fever kills 2 resident doctors in Ebonyi

Two resident doctors serving at the Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakiliki, FETHA, Ebonyi State have died of lassa fever.

Police confirm release of kidnapped hospital chief

The Ebonyi Police Command on Sunday, confirmed the release of the kidnapped Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA) Dr Emeka Ogah.

Ebonyi council coordinator abducted, tortured by unknown gunmen

Armed youths have abducted and tortured the Coordinator of Ikwo South Development Centre, Marvin Anari in Ebonyi State.

Ebonyi govt moves to strengthen partnership with federal teaching hospital

Ebonyi State government has said it will strengthen its partnership with the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA) in the provision of healthcare services to the people.

Female genital mutilation violates child rights act – consultant

Lead Consultant with Save Visions Africa, Dr Peter Okereke, has said that the continued practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Nigeria violates the Child Rights Act signed into law in 2011.

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