181 of Zamfara’s 243 doctors concentrated in Gusau
The Chairman of the Zamfara State chapter of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Dr Kehinde Olugunde Williams, said 181 out of 243 medical doctors in the state are concentrated in Gusau metropolis.
Ibom Specialist Hospital records first neuro surgery
A successful neurosurgery has been carried out at the .Ibom Specialist hospital in a major breakthrough in health care delivery. Akwa Ibom state Commissioner for Health Dr. Dominic Ukpong broke the news to reporters yesterday.According to him, the vision behind the specialist hospital was to reverse medical tourism abroad.
Adamawa confirms Lassa fever infection
The Adamawa State government has confirmed that a man died of Lassa fever. Briefing newsmen in Yola, the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Fatima Abubakar said following the incident, government had put in adequate measures to prevent spread of the disease.