Tags : Hospital

Oyo Govt Commences Evacuation Of Beggars

The Government of Oyo State has commenced the evacuation of beggars from the shanties on Jemibewon Road, Sabo area of Ibadan, to the newly built Akinyele Resettlement Centre. The evacuation process, which started months ago, formally commenced at 7a.m. on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, following a tour of the new site by Arewa Community Leaders […]

Missing Ivorian Girl Rescued After 22 Days At Sea

A 17-year-old from Ivory Coast has shared her incredible story of being rescued after spending three weeks adrift at sea. Out of 59 passengers, Aicha is one of only three to survive, recovering after 10 days in hospital. It’s the biggest known tragedy involving migrant boats in the Canary Islands. Aicha left her hometown in […]

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Scammers Use Ailing Teenagers’ Pictures To Defraud People, Diverting Needed

Claim: There are some WhatsApp posts, Facebook accounts and Twitter handles claiming different names and bank accounts to photos of the same girl on Social Media Platforms, soliciting financial support for a secondary school girl with Tumor but with so many different names and bank account numbers. Verdict: Many of these posts are put up […]

#EndSARS Protesters: Makinde Confirms Death Of Protester In Ogbomosho

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has confirmed the death of one person in Ogbomoso #EndSARS protest. The Governor, while confirming the incidence on his twitter handle and Facebook posts on Saturday, October 10, 2020, said; “I have received with deep sadness the news of the passing of one of our children, Jimoh Isiaka, who […]

Ag. NDDC MD, Prof. Pondei, Leaves Hospital

The acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Professor Kemebradikumo Pondei, has left the Hospital.  Prof Pondei who collapsed earlier on Monday, July 20, 2020, as the House of Representatives Committee on NDDC drilled him, was reported by Channels Television to have left the Hospital where he was taken to, about one hour […]

Oyo SWAN Mourns Grand Patron, Senator Ajimobi

The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Oyo State Chapter, has commiserated with the people of Oyo State and the All Progressive Congress, as well as Sports Writers over the death of the immediate past Governor of the State, Senator Ishaq Abiola Ajimobi. The former Governor, who was also the Grand Patron of the Association, […]

Sport Minister Mourns Ajimobi

The Youth and Sports Development Minister, Mr Sunday Dare, has expresed shock over the death of the immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, who pased away at age of 70. According to Mr Dare, “the passing of my elder brother, Sen. Abiola Ajimobi, is both untimely and tragic. He served the good […]

Music Legend, Majek Fashek Dies

Nigerian music legend and reggae king, Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly called ‘Majek Fashek’, is dead. His death was confirmed by his Manager, Omenka Uzoma, on the late singer’s official Instagram handle. The PUNCH gathered that Majek Fashek, Born in Benin City, Edo State, died in a hospital in New York, around 5:45pm on Monday, June 1, […]

Coronavirus Patient Gives Birth To Twins In LUTH

A 22-year-old Coronavirus patient has given birth to twins at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). The patient gave birth to a boy and a girl on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, bringing the total number of COVID-19 births in the Hospital to four. The Hospital confirmed the birth of the twins in a statement posted […]

Pregnant Doctor Dies Of COVID-19 In Algeria

The death of a pregnant Algerian Doctor from the Coronavirus pandemic after she was denied maternity leave has sparked an uproar and prompted the dismissal of a Hospital Director. A source close to the case told AFP that Algeria Health Minister, Abderrahman Benbouzid sacked the Director of the Ras El Oued Hospital in eastern Algeria after Dr […]