• JUTH threatens to stop feeding in-patients over complaints

    JUTH threatens to stop feeding in-patients over complaints

    It was gathered that the Management of the Jos University Teaching Hospital has threatened to stop the feeding of in-patients, if complaints against the gesture persisted.

    The Chief Medical Director, Prof. Edmund Banwat, told newsmen in Jos, on Wednesday, that the initiative, which was heavily subsidised by the hospital, might stop, if patients were not appreciative.

    Banwat said: “We see the feeding of in-patients as a social service, which we run at a heavy loss; as a specialist hospital with referral cases, […]

  • How Police assaulted JUHESU members, residents doctors at JUTH

    How Police assaulted JUHESU members, residents doctors at JUTH

    There was a mild drama last week between officers and men of the Nigerian Police Force and protesting staff of the Jos University Teaching Hospital, which allegedly resulted in the assaulting and tear gassing of the protesters.

    The staff of the Jos University Teaching Hospital have been on a peaceful protest for the past two months over alleged management’s insensitivity to the plight of junior workers.

    Five Members of the staff were said to have sustained various degrees of injuries as a […]