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Dr. Bridget Birabi, Past President of the Nigeria Society of Physiotherapy, Transitions to Glory.

The Nigeria Physiotherapy community at home in Nigeria, and the Diapora today mourn the passing of a great leader, a mentor, and a past President of the Nigeria Society of Physiotherapy (2004-2008), Dr. Bridget Nwanne Morenike Birabi (nee Okonkwo). Dr. Birabi was a great leader, a visionary and mentor to many in the physiotherapy profession […]

Physician Policy

Communique Released At The End Of The 56Th Annual General Conference And Delegates Meeting of the Nigerian Medical Association

PREAMBLE: The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) held its 56th Annual General Conference and delegates meeting tagged “Sakkwato 2016” at Giginya Coral Hotel in the seat of the caliphate Sokoto, Sokoto State from 24th – 28th April 2016.  The theme of the conference was “Doctors in Administrative positions in a democratic dispensation.” The Chairman of the […]

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Biennial National Conference of the Association of Lady Pharmacists (ALPS)

The Association of Lady Pharmacists (ALPS) announces its 12th Biennial National Conference tagged EKO 2016 THEME:  The lady pharmacist in Strategic national development Date:  10th to 14th of May 2016 Venue:  Ostra hall and hotels, behind MKO Abiola Gardens, opposite NNPC Gas plant, CBO Alausa ikeja Time:  10am prompt Highlights:  Sensitization walk, free health screening, […]


NMA Raises 20Million For Deceased Ekiti Doctors

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) said it had raised a N20 million Educational Endowment Fund for the immediate support for families of its six members from Ekiti state who died in an auto accident on Tuesday. This is contained in a communique issued by the association at the end of its 56th Annual General Conference […]

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University of Ilorin Inducts 48 Graduands Into the Medical Profession

Sequel to the initial initiation of fifty-five graduands into the medical profession, held on 13th January 2016, The University of Ilorin has inducted a host of 48 more graduands into the prestigious community of medical doctors.  The medical graduands, being the second batch of inductees for the class of 2015[Primus interpares]; a finale of the […]


Federal Medical Centre Owerri Residency, Housemanship, Internship Interview Put On Hold, Indefinitely.

This is to inform all duly registered applicants for the aforemenioned programs into the Federal Medical Centre Owerri, that the interview exercise earlier scheduled to take place on tuesday 3rd May 2016 has been put on hold. Announcement on the FMC Owerri exam… A new date will be communicated to all applicants in due course. […]


Federal Medical Centre Owerri Conducts Interview For Resident And Intern Doctors. (Details).

The Federal Medical Centre Owerri is set to conduct interviews for the positions of House Officer’s, Registrars, Senior Registrars; after almost one year of none employment in this cadre of workers. The only Federal tertiary hospital in Imo State has since been in turmoil following unwarranted controversy surrounding the embattled former Chief Medical Director. With […]

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Pharm Ezeoha Coleth Today Gets Inducted Into the PCN In Grand Ceremony At Madonna University.

SPONSORED POST: Today is the Induction ceremony of new Pharmacy graduates of the prestigious Madonna University. About 76 fresh new pharmacists will have their names entered into the register of the Pharmacist Council of Nigeria PCN, after an elaborate ceremony on the grounds of the institution. Among the 76 Pharmacist is the gorgeous Pharm Coleth […]


NYSC to deploy serving doctors & other medical corpers to IDPs Camps

Director General of the National Youth Services Corp, Brigadier General Suleiman Zakari Kazaure said yesterday that Doctors, Nurses and other medical Corp members will be deployed to all the major Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, camps across the country. Kazaure revealed this at the Damare IDPs camp in Yola. He said that the move is to […]


Ekiti doctor who died 24 hours after mother’s death buried

Three more of the medical doctors from Ekiti State and their driver, who died in an accident on Sunday, on their way to Sokoto for the 56th annual national conference of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) have been buried. Two of the doctors, Olajide and Ogunseye, were interred at the premises of the NMA Secretariat […]


PSN President Inaugurates M&B Pharmacy Award Committee

President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), Ahmed I. Yakasai, has inaugurated the Committee for the 12th edition of the May & Baker Professional Service Award in Pharmacy. May & Baker in a statement signed by the Head, Corporate Communications, Eugene Olewuenyi, said that the Committee, inaugurated on Wednesday April 20, 2016, comprised of […]

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Happy to present to you the Personality for this week… Meet Henry, CEO/Publisher Eminent Magazine. This young enterpreneur, who owns a flourishing Modelling and Acting school, is a personality you must meet. Find below, a short piece about his humble beginning and why is glad to associate with him. Uchenna Obizoba Henry was […]


Updates from SAKKWATO AGC/ADM By Dr. Adewunmi ALAYAKI

SAKKWATO AGC/ADM 2016 –  Day 2 Activities..  Today’s activities of the Annual General Conference and Delegates meeting of the NMA started on a sad note. NOC  met this morning and came out with a Press release that was sent to media houses within and outside the country on the unfortunate incidence.  The NOC also despatched […]


BREAKING NEWS: New Officers Emerge from NMA Election

NOTE: All candidates presented/backed by South East were successful and won including Prof Ogirima – President, Dr Ekweremadu- VP1 and Dr Prince Dan Jumbo – Treasurer Results: Position of President: Dr Mike Ogirima won with 183 votes against Dr Mashi’s 120 votes. Position of VP 1: Dr Ewerenmadu from Abia State won with 153 votes […]


Dr. Tunde Aladesanmi, One of Deceased Ekiti Doctors, Is Laid To Rest

One of the six doctors from Ekiti State, who died in a ghastly motor accident on their way to Sokoto, late Dr. Tunde Aladesanmi, was buried amid tears at his family residence in Araromi Quarters off Adebayo in Ado Ekiti  on Wednesday. The daughter of the deceased, Jesutofunmi, who prayed for her late father to […]