• Nigeria loses $1bn yearly to medical tourism – consultant

    Nigeria loses $1bn yearly to medical tourism – consultant

    Dr Charles Ugwuanyi, a Consultant Neurosurgeon with the Wellington Neurosurgery Centre, Abuja, says that Nigeria loses 1 billion dollars annually to medical tourism abroad.

    Ugwuanyi made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the sidelines of the ‘Wellington Foundation fourth annual CME Course’ on Saturday in Abuja.

    He called on the government to create enabling environment in the country to reduce the trend and make more Nigerians visit hospitals within the country to access quality health […]