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WHO Issues Stricter Zika Guidelines to Prevent Sexual Transmission

The World Health Organisation (WHO), on Tuesday said travellers should practice safe sex for no less than eight weeks after returning from areas with Zika infections, doubling the time period that was recommended in its previous guideline. According to WHO spokesman in Geneva, new studies had shown that the virus is present in body fluids […]

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University of Medical Sciences, Ondo City Pre-admission Screening Exercise 2016/2017

The University of Medical Sciences (UNIMED), Ondo, On do State established with the mission to foster excellence in teaching, research and service delivery in all health sciences disciplines hereby invites all eligible candidates for admission for 2016/2017 Academic Session into the following faculties / courses: Recommended: Reason why University of Medical Science Is real and […]

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Countdown to A Polio-free Nigeria

Nigeria has a year and three months left before it will be fully certified polio-free by the World Health Organisation (WHO), after experiencing the last case of the disease 21 months ago, precisely on July 24, 2014. Until then, the country has been urged to uphold the present status and kick out polio completely out […]

The Professional

Association of Catholic Medical Practitioners of Nigeria International Scientific Conference

The Association of Catholic Medical Practitioners of Nigeria announces its International Scientific Conference and 11th AGM tagged “Home of foundry 2016″ with the theme: The catholic medical doctor in the age of secular humanism” Sub Themes: – Science versus the church conflicts or tough choices in modern times – Research grants and the hidden agenda […]

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NMA Felicitates with President Buhari As He Marks One Year in Office

The President of the Nigerian Medical Association, Dr Mike Ogirima, on behalf of the National officers committee and entire membership of the Nigerian Medical Association hereby congratulates his excellency, president Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, President and commander in chief of the armed forces of the federal republic of Nigeria on his one year in office as […]

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Candidates Shortlisted for Nigerian Army 75 RRI Pre-Screening Exam – 2016

The Nigerian Army has released the names of candidates shortlisted for the year 2016 75th Regular Recruits Intake (RRI) for tradesmen/women and non-tradesmen/women pre-screening examination which will be done nationwide in the various centers Note: Applicants are advised in their own interest not to give any form of gratification or inducement to any person or […]

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WHO Rejects Calls To Move Rio Olympics Over Zika Outbreak

Zika, WHO, Rio OlympicsThe World Health Organisation (WHO) has rejected calls to move or postpone this summer’s Rio Olympic Games over the Zika epidemic. The global health body said that the call would “not significantly alter” the spread of the virus, which is linked to serious birth defects. At least 100 prominent scientists said in […]

Career

Job Vacancy: Afe-Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti Online Recruitment Tests For Non-Academic Staff

Kindly refer to our advert titled “Advertisement for Non-Academic Staff Position” in the national dailies dated 17 ‘December, 2015. This is to inform all applicants for appointment into Non-academic positions in Afe Babalola University, Ado – Ekiti (ABUAD) and ABUAD Teaching Hospital that the online recruitment test commences on Wednesday, 25th May, 2016 and ends […]

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Full Text Of President Buhari Speech To The Nation This Democracy Day.

PRESIDENT BUHARI’S DEMOCRACY SPEECH. MAY 29, 2016. MY COMPATRIOTS, IT IS ONE YEAR TODAY SINCE OUR ADMINISTRATION CAME INTO OFFICE. IT HAS BEEN A YEAR OF TRIUMPH, CONSOLIDATION, PAINS AND ACHIEVEMENTS. BY AGE, INSTINCT AND EXPERIENCE, MY PREFERENCE IS TO LOOK FORWARD, TO PREPARE FOR THE CHALLENGES THAT LIE AHEAD AND REDEDICATE THE ADMINISTRATION TO […]

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Charity Personified: NYSC Corper Kase Takes On A Huge Project… Needs Our Help!!!

Many a time, some of us have nobel ideas in us. But the problem is getting it executed in a professional and efficient manner. This is particularly so when the project is largely a course for charity. I becomes a rare thing to meet somebody of goodwill and intention, aiming at helping people he knows […]

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University of Port-Harcourt Teaching Hospital Admission for 2016/2017 Academic Session

University of Port-Harcourt Teaching Hospital – Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for Admission into the Underlisted National Diploma Programmes of the School of Health Information Management University of Port-Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Choba Port-Harcourt.  Level of Programmes: Ordinary National Diploma Duration of Course The duration of the program shall be two academic session of […]

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Nigerian Police Force Fixes Date for Nationwide Screening Ahead of its 2016 Massive Recruitment.

Nigerian Police Force has reportedly fixed a date for examination and screening exercise for the shortlisted applicants from the over 800,000 that applied for its recruitment. Following the 10,000 vacancy approval by the President Buhari-led Federal Government, the Nigerian Police Force recently began its nationwide recruitment exercise  as the online registration ended few days ago. […]

Career Physician

Job Vacancy: Lagos University Teaching Hospital Residency Recruitment Examination Timetable

The Lagos University Teaching Hospital has released its Residency Recruitment Examination Timetable for various departments as follows Day 1-  7th June 2016 Morning 9am to 11am INTERNAL MEDICINE PSYCHIATRY ANAESTHESIA Afternoon 1pm to 3pm ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY CHILD DENTAL HEALTH PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY RESTORATIVE DENTISTRY ORAL PATHOLOGY AND ORAL BIOLOGY OPHTHALMOLOGY Day 2 – 8th […]

The Professional

Full Address By President, Nigeria Optometric Association During An Advocacy Visit To FRSC.

BEING TEXT OF AN ADDRESS BY THE PRESIDENT NIGERIAN OPTOMETRIC ASSOCIATION, DR DAMIAN ECHENDU AT AN ADVOCACY VISIT TO THE FEDERAL ROAD SAFETY COMMISSION (FRSC) CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS, ABUJA ON 23RD MAY, 2016 On behalf of the Board of Trustees, and the entire membership of NOA, I wish to thank the Corps Marshal/Chief Executive, Boboye O. […]

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West African College of Surgeons Intensive Update Course in Basic Sciences in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

West African College of Surgeons Faculty of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Presents Intensive Update Course in Basic Sciences in Obstetrics and Gynaecology for Candidates Preparing for the Primary Fellowship Examination of the West African College of Surgeons & National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria. Date: Monday 4th September to Saturday 10th September, 2016  Time: 8:00am – 6:00pm daily […]