Tuesday, May 11, 2021



LUTH delivers COVID-19 patient, 40, of baby girl

The Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, Idi-Araba, Lagos, says its medical team on Monday delivered a 40-year-old COVID-19 patient, of a baby girl.

Coronavirus: WHO commends Nigerian govt’s ‘timely’ response

Dr Clement Peter, the Officer-in-Charge of World Health Organisation, WHO, in Nigeria, has commended Federal Government’s efforts “to the timely response to the first case of Covid-19, Coronavirus, in the country.

Poverty, cultural beliefs hinder uptake of cervical cancer vaccine – Expert

A Medical expert, Dr Adora Momodu, has identified poor knowledge, poverty and cultural beliefs as some of the major barriers hindering uptake of Human Papilloma Virus, HPV, vaccine against cervical cancer.

OPC founder Frederick Fasehun is dead

Founder of the Oodua Peoples Congress, OPC, Frederick Fasehun is dead. He was aged 83. Spokesman to Mr Fasehun, Adeoye Jolaosho, disclosed this to the News...

128 Nigerians deported from Libya

No fewer than 128 Nigerians deported from Libya arrived in Lagos on Thursday aboard a chartered Airbus A320 Afriqiyah aircraft with registration number 5A-ONA The...

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