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Ekweremadu’s Daughter, Sonia Appeals For Kidney Donor, Says, “My Father Also Suffering Kidney Damage”

LONDON – Sonia Ekweremadu, the ailing daughter of former Seputy Senate President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has sent a passionate appeal to kind spirited people to come to her aid. Sonia who made the appeal in a post on her Instagram page on Monday, September …

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GTCO Autism Conference Holds August 29 & 30

LAGOS, Nigeria – The 12th edition of the annual Guaranty Trust Holding Company Plc (GTCO) Autism Conference themed: “Creating a Community of Awe-Tism Advocates” holds between Monday August 29 and Tuesday 30, 2022, at MUSON Center, Onikan, Lagos. The annual Autism Conference is a pivotal component of GTCO’s Orange Ribbon …

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Ogun To Offer Free Padeatric Surgery To 200 Children (Photo)

SAGAMU – The Chief Medical Director of the Olabisi Onabanjo Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Dr. Oluwabunmi Fatungase, has disclosed that no fewer than 200 indigent children in Ogun State will undergo free medical surgery. According to a release e-signed and made available to StarTrend Int’l magazine & online – www.startrendinternational.com by …

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Why UCH Stops N1000 Electricity Tariff On Patients

IBADAN – Management of the University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan, has said it has rescinded its earlier decision to add N1,000 electricity fee to the service charge of every admitted patient in the hospital.          This was contained in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in …

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Find Solutions To Maternal, Infant Mortality Rate In Nigeria, Abiodun Tasks Specialists

ABEOKUTA – Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has tasked members of the Association of Feto-Maternal Medicine Specialists in Nigeria, on the need to come up with medical solutions capable of reducing maternal and infant mortality rate in the country. Abiodun stated this while receiving members of the Association led by …

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Day Ogun Unveils Odunlade Adekola As Health Insurance Ambassador (Photos)

ABEOKUTA – In a bid to intensify the promotion of universal health coverage, the Ogun State Government has unveiled the ace nollywood actor, Odunlade Adekola as the brand ambassador of its Health Insurance Scheme. Speaking at the glamorous event which as held at the Ogun State Health Insurance Agency ( …

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Over 300 Residents Of Abeokuta Benefit From Community Medical Outreach

Over 300 Residents Of Abeokuta Benefit From Community Medical Outreach ABEOKUTA – No fewer than 300 residents of Abeokuta Metropolis have benefited from a free medical and welfare outreach programme in the state. The programme, organised by the Abeokuta Health Zone, which comprises of professional nurses in different field and …

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Ogun Commences Admission Into Colleges Of Nursing Sciences

ABEOKUTA – The Ogun State Government has commenced the sales of admission forms into its Colleges of Nursing Sciences in Abeokuta, Ijebu-Ode, and Ilaro for the 2022/2023 academic session.  The Commissioner for Health, Dr. Tomi Coker, in a press statement, revealed that the registration including procurement and filling of admission …

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Donors Agency Seeks For Health Project Sustainability

ABEOKUTA – A call has gone to Government at all levels to sustain donors’ supported health projects to enable more residents’ access efficient health care services. This indication emerged in Abeokuta during a close-out meeting organized by Pathfinder International, Nigeria, for Family Health Initiative Ogun (FAHIO), a Non-governmental advocacy working group …

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RITUAL KILLINGS: OGUN TO FISH OUT PURNISH QUACK TRADITIONALISTS

ABEOKUTA – Ogun State Alternate Medicine Board has said that it will set up a task force to fish out uncertified traditionalists who are in the habit of rendering evil services to perpetrators of ritual killings and other social vices. According to a release e-signed and made available to StarTrend …

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