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HealthPlus crisis: How Mrs. George approached Leo Stan Ekeh; Advice to her was to save her business, protect other Nigerian startups – Zinox

The Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Legal Affairs to the Zinox Chairman, Leo Stan Ekeh, Barrister Reginald Obiakor, has cleared the air on the controversy surrounding the troubled Nigerian healthcare firm, HealthPlus and the alleged involvement of Mr. Ekeh, in the company’s crisis with its investors, Alta Semper, a private …

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Obi hails health workers for ‘brave fight’ against COVID-19; Urges them to prioritise service to humanity

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has encouraged health workers nationwide to see their profession as a very noble one through which they can render selfless service to humanity. Speaking to health workers recently at the Annunciation Specialist Hospital, …

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Buhari on UMTH Projects: Zulum’s intervention clear example of states, FG’s sound relationship

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum’s approval for construction and equipping of an auditorium at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, UMTH, commissioned Thursday, is a testimony to the sound relationship that exist between government at the state and federal levels, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. Buhari spoke from the state house …

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Dangote urges Private Sector players to commit 1% of all profits to fund health

. .To sponsor Bill to National Assembly Chairman, Aliko Dangote Foundation, and Africa’s biggest philanthropist, Aliko Dangote, has urged all operators in the private sector to commit one percent of their profits to fund the health sector challenges in Nigeria, to enable the country tackle crisis like the coronavirus pandemic …

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Yellow fever kills 8 in Bauchi

From: Ruth Yarnap, Bauchi The  Executive Chairman of Primary Health Care Development Agency,  Dr Rilwanu Mohammed  has disclosed that 8 persons were confirmed dead from probable  yellow fever  while 8 person are confirmed  with active yellow fever in  Ganjuwa local government of Bauchi state . Dr Rilwanu revealed this to newsmen  …

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Prof. Iwu calls for global collaboration in efforts to develop cure for COVID-19

Eminent Professor of Pharmacognosy, Professor Maurice Iwu, has said that collaboration between herbal and orthodox medicine practitioners at the national, continental and global levels, is key to the development of a cure for the coronavirus, otherwise called COVID-19. Professor Iwu, a former National Chairman of Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission, …

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Mele Kyari, Bode, Roberts, Ihemaguba for Realnews 8th Anniversary Lecture

Lagos, Nigeria, November 5, 2020 Mele Kyari, group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, and Chris Bode, chief medical director, Lagos University Teaching Hospital have confirmed that they will attend the Realnews Eighth Anniversary Lecture. Along with Kyari, Dr. Alero Roberts of the Department of Public Health, …

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Zulum in Egypt, to visit 5 Universities, Azhar hospital over Borno’s new teaching hospital, others

Governor of Borno State, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum is in Cairo, Egypt, leading a small team that will visit five universities, among them, the famous Al-Azhar University. During the visit, Zulum is expected to lead discussions for collaboration between Borno and Egyptian institutions in the areas of Healthcare, higher education …

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EndSARS protests: Nigerian Physicians in Diaspora condemn violence; Call for urgent reforms

Nigerian Associations of Physicians in Diaspora have condemned the orgy of violence that followed the peaceful EndSARS protests in Nigerian cities, berating also, the security agents that brutally attacked the peaceful protesters. The Doctors’ Associations of great Britain, South Africa, America, Canada, and Germany, in a recent joint statement authored and signed …

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