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    Metro Bride brings wedding to grandma in the hospital – USA Today

    When her grandma was too sick to go to the wedding, the bride brought the wedding party to her. Read more via USA Today – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Lagos Hospital Segun Arinze Said Rejected Accident Victim Reacts, Release Pictures – Nairaland

    PRESS RELEASE: MALICIOUS, UNSCRUPULOUS & UNVERIFIED ALLEGATION MADE BY SEGUN ARINZE AGAINST DOREN SPECIALIST HOSPITAL AJAH The attention of our organisation, Doren Specialist Hospital Ajah, has been drawn to the malicious, unscrupulous, and unverified statements and images made by Mr Segun...
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    Metro NAPTIP seals hospital of doctor involved in child trafficking – Welcome To Instablog9ja

    NAPTIP has sealed up HeathLink Hospital and Maternity Complex at Green gate Estate Nkwele Ezunaka in Obosi, Anambra State. . . The hospital belongs to a self acclaimed Doctor, Ossi Odili. He issues certificate to a cartel suspected to be involved in kidnapping and sale … Read more via Welcome...
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    Metro Gunshot Victims Can Be Treated Without Police Report as Buhari Signs Bill into Law

    Medical personnel are now free to treat victims of gunshot without waiting for police report and it is official. A bill giving effect to the policy was signed into law yesterday by President Muhammadu Buhari. Entitled Compulsory Treatment and Care for Victims of Gunshot Act, 2017,it was among...
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    World Baghdad: 11 Newborn Babies Killed in Hospital Fire

    At least 11 newborn babies have been killed in a fire at a hospital in Iraq’s capital, Baghdad, the country’s health ministry says. The blaze broke out overnight inside the maternity department at the Yarmouk hospital, in the west of the city. Nineteen women suffered burns and smoke inhalation...
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    Metro 32 Children Hospitalised as Unidentified Infection Hit FCT

    Health authorities in the FCT have declared a public health emergency in the settlement of Angwan Hausawa, a slum neighbourhood of Abuja Municipal Area Council after nine children died of a yet undiagnosed disease. At least 32 other children in the community of Damagaza are hospitalised. The...
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    Metro Aisha Buhari Visits Wounded Soldiers in Kaduna Hospital

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Hajiya Aisha, yesterday called on the Nigeria Army to ensure prompt payment of entitlements to the families of soldiers who lost their lives in the battle field. Hajiya Aisha made the call when she visited the 44 Army Reference Hospital in Kaduna yesterday to...
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    World Junior Doctors' Strike: UK Hospitals Braced to Order Medics to Work

    Hospitals in England are facing major disruption as junior doctors have gone on strike in a dispute with the government over a new contract and may order striking junior doctors back to work on Tuesday amid spiralling pressure on patient services as medics walked out across England for the first...
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    Metro Boko Haram Set Our 14months Old Daughter on Fire – Mother

    After 14 months old after birth, baby Aisha Lawal, her own mother’s namesake, has been in hospital for a year and two months with severe burns over nearly half her body. Her hospitalization started in Maiduguri where her family fled on foot and bicycle after Boko Haram attacked their village in...
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    Metro Generator Fumes Linked to Increased Cancer Cases in Nigeria - NMC

    A research finding has revealed that carbon emission from generators contribute majorly to the high increase of cancers in Nigeria, and other countries. Meanwhile, a nurse oncologist at the National Hospital, Abuja, Jane Agabi, told Leadership correspondent that cancer cases are increasing on a...
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    Politics Osun Assembly Minority Leader, Oladejo Makinde is Dead

    Minority Leader of the Osun State House of Assembly, Oladejo Makinde is dead, Vanguard reports. The lawmaker who represents Ife Central Constituency died, Sunday afternoon, in a hospital in Ekiti state. Makinde, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in the state was said to have died...
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    Metro Panic At LASUTH As Doctor Dies After Attending to Patient

    A Lagos-based senior doctor has died shortly after attending to a patient. Close relations blamed the death of Dr Akingbade of Veritas Clinics Limited, College Road, Ifako-Ijaiye, Lagos on stress, but nonetheless said he had a history of hypertension. The deceased worked at Lagos State...
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    Metro Nnewi Explosion: FG to Provide Medical Aid for Victims

    The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday said the Federal Government would provide medical items to aid the speedy recovery of victims of the Nnewi gas explosion. The South-East Coordinator of NEMA, Mr James Eze, said this after visiting victims of the explosion at the...
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    Metro Soldiers Reportedly Kill 5 Biafra Campaigners’ in Onitsha

    About five members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) were reportedly killed in Onitsha on Thursday while celebrating the release of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu. According to TheCable, a witness, Festus Uyanna, told journalists that the incident occurred as the jubilant group proceeded...
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    Metro FG Shuts Down Federal Medical Centre, Owerri

    Prof. Isaac Adewole, Minister of Health has said FG has temporarily shuts down Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, to re-organise and re-define the rules of engagement. Later soon
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    Metro [Photos] 7 Students Feared Dead, 21 Injured As Fire Razes Kano School

    The school officials of Government Girls Secondary School, Jogana, 20 kilometres from the city of Kano has confirmed the deaths of seven female students, saying their bodies have been deposited at the Muritala Mohammed Specialists Hospital due to fire incident. A source at the school told...
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    Metro Teenage Girl Flogs 7-Year-Old Brother To Death In Bayelsa

    The community of Otuagbagi in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State was thrown into mourning, yesterday, following the alleged whipping to death of a seven-year old boy by her sister during a domestic quarrel. The deceased, identified as Harry, was reportedly whipped to death by his 15...
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    Metro Diezani Madueke To Be Flown Home On Friday - Daily Post

    The family of former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison Madueke seems depressed over the ailing health condition of their daughter. This is just as the embattled ex-minister has ordered her relatives to jet her back into Nigeria this Friday as her condition grew worse last weekend...
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    Metro Cancer: 5 Out Of 7 Radiotherapy Machines In Nigeria Are Faulty

    Despite having an increasing number of citizens suffering from cancer, Nigeria only has seven radiotherapy machines, five of which are currently faulty, health officials have said. Following complains by cancer patients across the country in accessing treatment, there is the need to ascertain...
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    Metro Lagos floods Gbagada general hospital with mobile toilets

    No fewer than eight mobile toilets have been brought to the Gbagada General Hospital to serve visitors to the hospital. The Management of the hospital had cleared the faeces in the facility and reopened the public toilet that had been shut for months. Before now, patients and visitors to the...