The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has approved the recruitment of about one hundred and ninety seven different medical professionals to boost the Human Resources and efficient service delivery in the health sector. The approval according to Director General of the Kwara State Hospital Management Board Sa’ad Aluko includes employment of eight consultants, twenty-three medical […]

The Chief Medical Director of the University of Ilorin Teaching hospital says the medical equipment received by the hospital will go a long way to improve the delivery of healthcare services to the people and relieve the hospital management of some financial burdens . Professor Abdullahi Yusuf,Chief Medical Director, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital stated this recently while […]

On the occasion of World Sickle Cell Day, the First Lady of Kwara state and CEO Ajike People Support Centre, Ambassador. Dr. OLUFOLAKE ABDULRAZAQ has tasked stakeholders to further create more awareness about the sickle cell disease. According to the First Lady, “Shining more light” on the world of sickle cell, such as its achievements […]

In commemoration of the World Blood Donor Day, the Media Advocacy and Technologies Center (MATEC) in partnership with different stakeholders in the health sector organizes awareness for the donation of blood in Kwara state. Other stakeholders involved in the awareness include the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria […]

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire revealed that the Federal Government has developed a ten-year strategy to revitalize the Primary Health Care Centre. The Minister speaking in Abuja on Tuesday described Primary healthcare as the foundation of the entire health system. He added that the country would need to improve the quality and accessibility […]

ABEOKUTA—Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, yesterday, took delivery of 50,000 doses of AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID-19 vaccine donated to the state by the Federal Government. The governor received the vaccines in his office at Oke Mosan, Abeokuta, shortly after the arrival of the state team, led by the Commissioner for Health, Dr Tomi Coker. Abiodun said […]

Pfizer is in inevitable competition with the other drug companies that are developing COVID vaccines, and it’s apparently trying to get a jump on its competitors with a new catchphrase. The pharmaceutical giant filed docs this week to lock up the rights to the phrase, “Science will make the breakthrough.” The phrase will be used […]

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