• EFCC invites hospital CMD over Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia

    EFCC invites hospital CMD over Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia

    Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, cover has been blown open by detectives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission leading to the invitation of the medical director of Golden Cross Hospital.

    Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia had lied to the officials of the security agency that she was on admission in a Lagos hospital in Ikoyi hence she could not respond to the anti-graft agency’s invitation for interrogation on Tuesday.

    Recall that Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia was invited along side, Justice Musa Haruna Kurya to report to the […]

  • UITH to commence kidney transplant soon – CMD

    UITH to commence kidney transplant soon – CMD

    According to reports, the Chief Medical Director of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Prof. Abdulwaheed Olatinwo, on Saturday said the hospital would soon commence renal transplant surgery procedure.

    The CMD stated this when he spoke to newsmen in Ilorin.

    Olatinwo said the hospital “is at an advanced stage of establishing a renal transplant department”, adding that the department would be ready soon.

    Olatinwo, however, pointed out that the major challenge facing the hospital had been paucity of fund.

    According to him, the hospital […]

  • National Hospital, Abuja, records 500 IVF births in 10 yrs — CMD

    National Hospital, Abuja, records 500 IVF births in 10 yrs — CMD

    Jaf Momoh, the Chief Medical Director of National Hospital, Abuja, says the hospital has recorded 500 births conceived through In-Vitro Fertilisation between 2006 and 2016.

    Mr. Momoh said this on Saturday at the end of the 78th regular meeting of the Committee of Chief Medical Directors of Tertiary Hospitals held in Calabar.

    In-Vitro Fertilisation is a process by which an egg is fertilised by sperm outside the body.

    According to Mr. Momoh, the hospital is the first to achieve this feat consistently for […]

  • LUTH to Perform 100 Open Heart Surgeries in One Year, Says CMD

    LUTH to Perform 100 Open Heart Surgeries in One Year, Says CMD

    The Chief Medical Director of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Idi-Araba, Prof. Chris Bode, has revealed that the hospital was targeting 100 open heart surgeries within the next one year.

    He stated this while announcing that the hospital’s Cardiac Project has so far performed seven heart surgeries on six children and an adult within three days, adding that the successful surgeries has brought national pride to the country’s health sector, hence the need to build on the feat by targeting […]

  • Sack CMD of Fed Teaching Hospital Ido-Ekiti now  – Angry staff tells Buhari over death of Six Ekiti Doctors

    Sack CMD of Fed Teaching Hospital Ido-Ekiti now – Angry staff tells Buhari over death of Six Ekiti Doctors

    See Excerpts: We condole with the families of the six doctors and the NMA driver who died in a ghastly motor accident along Kaduna road {in which the hospital lost Dr Aladesanmi Tunde and Dr Akinyele Alexander and Dr Atolani} on their way to represent their colleagues at a National conference. We pray to God Almighty to protect and provide for the families left behind and to give all the fortitude to bear the irredeemable loss.

    We use this opportunity to […]

  • Ido-Ekiti Resident Doctors Pass Vote of No Confidence on Dr Majekodunmi Ayodele, CMD FETH

    Ido-Ekiti Resident Doctors Pass Vote of No Confidence on Dr Majekodunmi Ayodele, CMD FETH

    The Association of Resident Doctors of Federal Teaching Hospital Ido-Ekiti held an emergency general meeting (EGM) on Tuesday April 26 2016 at the Alexander Akinyele Doctors Lounge, at the end of which this communique was issued:

    The following observations were noted:

    The house is in deep mourning following the untimely and traumatic death of six of our colleagues and the Ekiti NMA bus driver.
    It is worthy of note that in the accident, this centre lost the following set of people: A two […]