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JOHESU Strike 2018: NMA Accuses JOHESU Members Harassing Doctors at OAUTHC

News from Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ile-Ife, Osun State indicates that JOHESU Members are Harassing Doctors over non-compliance to the ongoing strike action, just as the medical doctors were doing their jobs Daily Posts gives this account. Following an address by the Chairman of the association, Dr Tokunbo Olajumoke  at a press conference at […]

Tech

NERC grants approvals to 22 companies to supply prepaid metres

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has granted approvals to 22 companies to become meter providers. They were granted approval following a new meter regulatory framework for Meter Asset Provider (MAP). A Thisday Report confirms this news. This was revealed in statement from its Head of Public Affairs, Usman Arabi, in Abuja. The 22 approved firms […]

Patient

Novartis Nigeria Employees Donate Blood to Save Lives

SPONSORED POST: Pharmaceutical company Novartis, in collaboration with the National Blood Transfusion Service and the Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service, recently organized a blood donation drive where Novartis employees voluntarily donated blood to save the lives of patients. The blood donation exercise which took place in Lagos, Ibadan, Enugu and Abuja. It was organized in celebration […]

Career

Nationwide Internship Update: Ongoing House-Jobs and Internship Applications and Schedule Interview Dates as at May 2018

Nationwide Internship Update, sadly have been very poor since our last update in April. The Joint Health Workers Union are sticking to their guns on their demands for ‘equity’. The strike action enters its fourth week. Despite the National Industrial Court order for all Health workers to resume work, they are ready to see this […]

Patient

Lassa Fever: CDC Nigeria Commences Training Of Health Workers Clinical Diagnosis, Management

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, cdc Nigeria, has commenced a nationwide training of healthcare workers on case management, laboratory diagnosis, prevention and control of Lassa fever. The Chief Executive Officer of the centre, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, made the announcement on Friday during a press briefing on Lassa fever in Abuja. Ihekweazu said that after […]

Policy

JOHESU Blasts Minister of Health Stand on Health Sectors Salary Structures

FALSEHOOD ON THE SALARY STRUCTURES IN THE HEALTH SECTOR; A DIVERSIONARY TACTIC AND TRIVIALISATION OF THE CRY FOR JUSTICE BY PROF. ISAAC ADEWOLE HONOURABLE MINISTER Of HEALTH – JOHESU ACCOUNT It is said by one of the holy books that” the truth shall set you free” and it is also common knowledge that falsehood and […]

Physician

West African College of Physicians, WACP Online Registration for Primary, Membership and Fellowship Examinations October 2018

WEST AFRICAN COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS OCTOBER 2018 ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR PRIMARY, MEMBERSHIP& FELLOWSHIP EXAMINATIONS  The October 2018 Fellowship Examination of the West African College of Physicians (WACP), will be held at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan Nigeria and at Korie-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) Accra, Ghana. THE PRIMARY EXAMINATION WILL HOLD IN SEVEN CENTRES: (The primary examinations […]

Policy

Nigerian Medical Association, Press Release on Lagos State Government Circular on Consultant Pharmacist & Related Issues

The Nigerian Medical Association, Lagos State Branch, as a critical stakeholder in the Lagos State health project wishes to intimate the good people of Lagos State and in deed the general public about recent unpalatable development in the health sector of the state which if not urgently addressed has the capability to cause chaos in […]

The Professional

The Voice Of A Hundred Medical Doctor

The Nigerian Medical Doctor feels isolated and cheated. The instability and confusion have many seeking greener pastures outside the country. Congratulated on gaining admission, I was warned that becoming a medical doctor will not be guaranteed until I was handed my certificate and license to practice. I watched my mates being weeded out in 100L. […]