Tags : Hospital

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 […]

Oyo Loses Environment Commissioner, Hon. Kehinde Ayoola

The Oyo State Government has announced the passing of its Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Right Honourable Kehinde Ayoola. The Commissioner, had at the start of the Fourth Republic, served as the Speaker of the 4th Session of the Oyo State House of Assembly, under the administration of late Governor Lam Adesina. According to […]

Isolation Centres: CBCN Donate Over 400 Hospitals

The Catholic Bishop Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has offered over 400 Health Facilities across the Nation to now be used as COVID-19 Isolation Centres. Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Mr Boss Mustapha disclosed this at the Presidential Task Force briefing on Monday, May 11, 2020. He disclosed that the facilities can now be […]

COVID-19: 14 More Almajiri Children From Kano Test Positive In

The Kaduna State Government has announced that 14 more Almajiri Children who recently returned from Kano State have tested positive for Coronavirus Pandemic. In a statement issued on Saturday, May 2, 2020, the Special Adviser to the Kaduna State Governor on Media and Communication, Mr Muyiwa Adekeye, said the new positive results have increased active […]

COVID-19: Minister Says 113 Health Workers Are Infected

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has revealed that 113 health workers have been infected with the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Dr Ehanire who made the announcement during the Presidential Task Force briefing on Thursday, April 30, 2020, said the rapid speed of Coronavirus community transmission is a major concern for the PTF, but a bigger […]