Friday, May 14, 2021



Kano district head dies of COVID-19

The District Head of Dawakin Tofa in Kano State, Maikano Rabiu, has died of COVID-19 complication on Thursday.

Kano hospital pioneers maggot healing therapy in Nigeria, treats 30 patients

Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, AKTH, has pioneered the use of clinical grade maggots to treat chronic wounds that often lead to the amputation of...

Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital suspends in-patient visitation

The Management of Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, AKTH, has temporarily suspended solidarity visitations to patients on admission in the hospital.

NNPC donates N230m Renal Transplant equipment to Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital 

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has donated a Tissue Typing and Cross Matching Laboratory equipment to Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, AKTH, Kano State, worth N230 million. 

Buhari appoints Prof. Sheshe as Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital CMD

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Professor Abba Sheshe as the new Chief Medical Director, CMD, of Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, AKTH, Kano State.

Kidnappers of Kano doctor demands N200m

Kidnappers that abducted a consultant with Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, AKTH, Dr.Bashir Zubayr, along Lokoja-Okene Federal Highway, are demanding for a N200m ramson.

The unending agony of kidney patient, Nayif

By Mustapha Usman, Kano  If anyone had before 2015 told citizen Nayif Ismail, an indigene of Fagge Local Government Area of Kano state, that at...

Emir Sanusi clears patient’s kidney transplant surgery bill

By Mustapha Usman, Kano The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has footed the bill of kidney transplant operation of 22-year-old Nayif Ismail at Aminu Kano...

Death threatens patients as AKTH strike persists

By Mustapha Usman, Kano Many patients seeking treatment at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, AKTH, are unable to access proper health care due to the...

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