The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Nasarawa State chapter, has said over 100 doctors working at the Dalhatu Araf Specialist Hospital (DASH), Federal Medical Center (FMC), Keffi and the State Hospital Management Board (HMB), have left the state to Saudi Arabia in the last one year. The highly needed medical doctorsContinue Reading

Almost 500 million people will develop heart disease, obesity, diabetes or other noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) attributable to physical inactivity, between 2020 and 2030, costing US$ 27 billion annually, if governments don’t take urgent action to encourage more physical activity among their populations. The Global status report on physical activity 2022,Continue Reading

Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehinare, Chair, NDLEA, Gen. Buba Marwa, Bag CON CMD ABUTH, MDs FMC Jabi, Keffi, Congratulate Minister, as NEWAJAD Felicitates with Marwa Following President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent conferment of various categories of National Honours on some eminent Nigerians who distinguished themselves by way of serving theContinue Reading

PROF ADAM ABBA-AJI from Borno State Nigeria has been appointed the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the prestigious Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Canada. Prof. Adam Abba-aji is a brother to the former Senator of Borno Central Sen. Mohammed Abba-aji. The Alberta Hospital was established in 1923, it will be 100 yearsContinue Reading

A Nigerian scientist of Igbo descent, Professor Ugochukwu Anieto has made a groundbreaking discovery in the area of medicine. The smart scientist has discovered a new antibiotic drug used to treat drug-resistant infections. The drug is called “Anietocin”, named after his family name. Professor Ugochukwu Anieto, who is an InstructionalContinue Reading

By Blessing Effiong Following his unparalleled and pacesetting achievements as the fourth Medical Director of Federal Medical Centre Keffi which was established twenty two years ago, Dr Yahaya Baba Adamu has been re-appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari for the second and final term of four years. A statement, titled, “RenewalContinue Reading

By Essien Blessing Effiong The Federal Medical Centre, Azare, Bauchi State, on Thursday, 17th March, 2022, marked its 20th years anniversary of the existence of the Centre along the ever-busy Kano-Maiduguri expressway. It has indeed, made it a Centre of patronage for patients and their relations from Bauchi, Borno, Yobe,Continue Reading

Minister, Senator Mamora, Hails Medical Director, Says FMH is Proud of his Achievements MD Thanks Federal Government, Health Ministers, Staff, Azare Communities for Support FMC Azare now Positioned to be Among the Best Medical Centres in North East Nigeria By Amos Tauna, Azare The Minister of State for Health, DrContinue Reading