Speaking during a briefing held last Friday to mark the second anniversary of the hospital, Majekodunmi said that Nigerians would be discouraged to travel abroad for treatment, if they could get the same quality of health care service in the country.
Founded in 2016 but officially opened in 2017 it has continued to successfully provide world-class advanced diagnostic and specialty treatment to Nigerians through a team of local and international medical professionals.
It was a day when the former Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babatunde Fashola inaugurated the N5 billion ultra-modern Cardiac and Renal Centre, located beside the General Hospital, Gbagada.
Recently, the Governing Council of NHIS noted the following as key to the failure experienced so far: decline in remittances, persistent budget deficit, management fiscal indiscipline, conflict and corruption.
People should hold our politicians to task this coming election, there is a need to double down on reducing corruption, it scuppers good governance and stalls progress, ultimatley, it puts health care services and provision lower in the priority.
A leader of the National Union of Transport Workers, Musiliu Akinsanya, aka MC Oluomo, may be flown abroad for further treatment, The PUNCH has learnt.
Rather than utilize health facilities they claim to have constructed in their communities and therefore inspire citizens within their jurisdiction to do same, most of Nigeria’s political and public office holders, including Mr. President and state...
To make cancer treatment affordable for the majority of Rwandans, up to 80 per cent of the patients at the centre will be holders of Mutuelle de Sante and other local insurance cards.
Highly regarded as a genius of the medical profession and one of the leading specialists in Interventional Radiology in the United Kingdom, Prof Reuben Oluwakinmilehin Obaro has indeed made Nigeria proud within and beyond the shores of the country.
A section of Kenyans on social media have trolled Kisumu Governor Anyang' Nyong'o over his failure in improving the county health facilities forcing him to be airlifted to seek specialised medical attention in Nairobi.
The Founder of Lufasi Park, Desmond Majekodunmi, has urged the Federal Government to implement policies that will ensure sustainable growth of the tourism industry.
There is the risk of exclusion, because the private sector is profit driven, we are dealing with cost recovery and in the process, many of the pupils in the rural areas will be excluded.
Condolences are pouring in for Pradeep Ashokcoomar, the principal of the KZN Department of Health’s Emergency Medical Services College who died in hospital following an illness.
Pradeep Ashokcoomar, 48, the principal of the KwaZulu-Natal department of health’s emergency medical services (EMS) college at McCord’s Hospital in Durban, died on Sunday night following an illness.
Although analyses of recent trends show that Nigeria has made some progress in cutting down infant and under-five mortality rates, the pace remains too slow to achieve the target of ending preventable deaths of newborns and children before 2030.
That much is the message from his plan to computerize teaching and learning process and to tweak the curriculum to suit the modern skills and competencies required for future world leaders.
"Affordable quality health care guaranteed," read campaign billboards for President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a former Mugabe protege, ahead of the July 2018 election.
The governor, represented by the Chairman of the Delta State Contributory Health Commission, Dr. Isaac Akpoveta, said that the MoU and the ROT would help to check the rate of rural to urban migration.
Speaking during the inauguration of the committee at Government House in Benin City, the state capital, the governor said, “Our emphasis is on the sustainability of the programme because we want to have a healthcare system that goes on forever wit...
We only need to tighten public health safety through the relevant government agencies like the Pharmacy and Poisons Board which should vet all generic drugs both imported and locally manufactured.
When we were informed this was the end of my mother’s cancer treatment as nothing else could be done, my first question was: “So what happens next?” Time was now too precious to be worrying over the next steps and emergency response measures when ...