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“N1bn worth of HIV Drugs Expired In Storage” – Minister Of Health

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has revealed that $3.2m (N1.08bn) worth of HIV drugs expired in storage. Adewole said this while delivering a speech at the ‘Dissemination Meeting of 2016 National Health Facility Survey’ in Abuja on Tuesday. He said clinical competence and knowledge of healthcare workers,  availability Continue Reading

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Nigerian Doctor Blames “Poor Vision” For Accidentally Removing Patient’s Ovary Instead of Appendix

The UK Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service has struck off a doctor Lawal Haruna for performing 3 botched operations that have been described as “Never events”. In March 2015, Lawal mistakenly removed a patient’s Fallopian tube and ovary during an operation to remove her appendix. The patient, identified as “Patient B” Continue Reading

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Federal Government Calls For Vigilance As Deadly Ebola Virus Resurfaces In DR Congo

Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, has called for heightened vigilance and intensified awareness efforts on symptoms of hemorrhagic fevers following the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo. According to Vanguard, he issued a statement on Saturday in Abuja through Boade Akinola, Director for Media and Public Relations, Continue Reading

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These Before And After Photos Of President Buhari Has Got Nigerians Really Worried!

Buhari. Credit: Newsroom Nigerians have expressed concern over the health of their president, Muhammadu Buhari, with this collage comparing his looks giving credence to their worry. Since returning to the country from London in March after about two months on medical vacation, Buhari has hardly been spotted in public. This Continue Reading

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