Nigerian teaching hospital, LUTH closes down five wards with 150 beds over shortage of personnel as doctors, nurses relocate Abroad

The House of Representatives Committee on Health on Tuesday raised concerns over the relocation of Nigerian doctors and nurses abroad which has caused a decline in the country’s health manpower. The committee disclosed that due to such rush abroad, the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) for instance has five wards …

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Nigerian Representatives Call for Urgent Action: Declare a State of Emergency on Malaria

The House of Representatives in Nigeria has called upon the Federal Government to declare a state of emergency regarding the malaria crisis that continues to afflict the nation. The primary recommendation includes making malaria drugs affordable or even free at all government health centres, effectively combating the escalating threat posed …

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Nigerian Optometric Association, Lagos Chapter set to illuminate World Sight Day 2023 with “Love Your Eyes at Work”

The Nigerian Optometric Association, Lagos Chapter (NOA Lagos), is gearing up to make a significant impact on World Sight Day 2023, promoting the theme “Love Your Eyes at Work.” This annual global event, dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of eye health, is set to take place on Thursday, …

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