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SPECIAL REPORT: FG allocates N4.1 trillion to health in 21 years

COVID-19: Invitation to Chinese doctors suicidal, NARD warns

SINCE 1999, Federal Government’s allocation to the health sector has been abysmal. In the last 21 years, the Federal Government has produced a budget of N82.2 trillion out of which it allocated N4.096 trillion or 4.98 per cent to health.

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Osun discharges 2 COVID-19 patients, records 2 new cases

How COVID-19 rediscovered Nigeria’s health care system

IN several ways, the war against COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria had begun long before the confirmation of the index case in February 2020. Even before the first test was carried out and admission of the first patient, there were concerns in all quarters about Nigeria’s state of readiness and level of preparedness. The reason for the concerns was not unconnected with the nation’s “weak” health system.

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\COVID-19: LUTH Volunteers did not shut operations — Medical Advisory Committee

COVID-19: LUTH Volunteers did not shut operations — Medical Advisory Committee

Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi-Araba,  has refuted an online publication that its volunteers shut operations over their unpaid emoluments Prof Wasiu Adeyemo, the Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC) made the refusal in an interview in Lagos on Tuesday. “For the avoidance of doubt, all volunteers and LUTH workers working at our Isolation wards have
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Calm Global promotes telemedicine to reduce hospital waiting time

Calm Global promotes telemedicine to reduce hospital waiting time

By Chioma Obinna The Calm Global Information Technologies Limited, Lagos, has urged Nigerians to embrace the use of technology in health, education and business environment to reduce waiting time, particularly in hospitals. Speaking during the media unveiling of the app solutions-Contentverse, Wissen, and KokoMD applications in Lagos,  the Managing Director of  Calm Global, Mr. Gideon
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