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Today's Headlines: Protest Begins In Calabar; Army Launches Exercise Golden Dawn In South-East

Protest Begins In Calabar Interns from the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH, have defied the advice of the Nigerian Police Force, DSS, by staging a protest in Calabar to demand management pay their unpaid 11-month salaries totaling 480 million naira. Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspapers

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Protest Begins In Calabar; Army Launches Exercise Golden Dawn In South-East

SOCIETY

How A Doctor Died Yesterday Because Of Bad Road

A medical student revealed how his former teacher and a neurosurgeon consultant Dr Matthias Nnadi died yesterday. He said " Last night I received a text that Dr. Matthias Nnadi, my med school teacher & a consultant neurosurgeon at UCTH, died of acute exacerbation of asthma. Instantly, tears welled up my eyes. But it's the details of his death that were more shocking... His wife sent an ambulance to pick him up in the thick dusty traffic where he was stuck. It took more than 3 hrs to arrive due to extremely

  11 months ago ago
How A Doctor Died Yesterday Because Of Bad Road

HEALTH

RIP: A Brain Surgeon Had An Asthma Attack While He Was In Traffic But He Didn't Survive It

A Nigerian doctor broke the news about the death of Dr Matthias Nnadi, a brain surgeon and a consultant neurosurgeon at UCTH. According to his post, Dr Nnadi had an asthma attack while he was stuck in traffic, his wife got to know about the urgent situation and she sent an ambulance to pick him up, the ambulance left the hospital but it took more than 3 hours to arrive due to the bad roads and traffic in that area. The ambulance that came for the brain surgeon didn't have oxygen so they had to rush him to the

  11 months ago ago
RIP: A Brain Surgeon Had An Asthma Attack While He Was In Traffic But He Didn't Survive It

ENTERTAINMENT

SAD! After His wife gave birth to twins, renowned Neurosurgeon dies of asthma due to negligence.

A medical Doctor,author and social media influencer, popularly known as First Doctor has narrated the sad story of how one of the very few and renowned Neurosurgeon in Nigeria died just recently. First Doctor said,he received a text message that Dr Matthias Nnadi,his medical school teacher and consultant neurosurgeon at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH died of acute exacerbation of asthma. He continued that the wife of Nnadi,who just gave birth to twins after many years of childlessness and

  11 months ago ago
SAD! After His wife gave birth to twins, renowned Neurosurgeon dies of asthma due to negligence.

SOCIETY

Mr Abdulkadir Jimoh Is Gone, See What Happened To Him

Death is inevitable and every living soul will surely taste death. Death is painful and it's a no respecter of age. The loss of a loved one is something that resonates in the mind of the bereaved. This year has come with so many untold stories following the emergence of the world's invisible enemy, coronavirus. According to reports, the Commissioner of Police, Cross River State, Mr Abdulkadir Jimoh, is the latest prominent Nigerian to join His creator. The deceased who is from Kwara State died this morning at

  11 months ago ago
Mr Abdulkadir Jimoh Is Gone, See What Happened To Him

COVID

Five Samples Taken By University Of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Tests Positive For Covid19 - Fisayo

Journalist Fisayo Soyombo just made very surprising revealations and strong allegations against the governor of Cross River State with regards to the covid19 status of the state. According to him, five samples were independently taken from five patients with mild symptoms of covid-19 at the University of Calabar teaching hospital, a week ago. All five samples were tested in an NCDC approved laboratory and all tested positive for covid-19. According to him, the coronavirus has travelled rapidly in Cross River

  1 year ago ago
Five Samples Taken By University Of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Tests Positive For Covid19 - Fisayo

CRIME

Opinion: As search continues to rescue Dr. Otu; this is the ONLY way to stop kidnappings in Calabar

Dr. Vivien Otu About 5 days ago, a specialist children doctor, paediatrician, Dr. Vivien Otu working at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH), Cross River was kidnapped. According to reports, she was at a restaurant when she was abducted by unknown gunmen. She is yet to be released by her abductos at the time of writing this article! The rate of Kidnapping in Calabar is becoming too much. Doctors get kidnapped every single month in Cross River. Obviously, there has been a rise in kidnappings in

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: As search continues to rescue Dr. Otu; this is the ONLY way to stop kidnappings in Calabar

HEALTH

UCTH CMD Leads Staff For First Round of Covid19 Vaccination Exercise in Calabar

CMD, CIMAC of UCTH Leads Staff On First Round of Covid19 Vaccination Exercise, As Institution Opens Centre For Covid19 Vaccination The Chief Medical Director and CIMAC have led staff of the university of Calabar Teaching Hospital on the first round of Immunization execise for Frontline workers as the Institute opens up

  8 months ago ago
UCTH CMD Leads Staff For First Round of Covid19 Vaccination Exercise in Calabar

ENTERTAINMENT

The Sad Fate Of A Doctor Who Died Of Asthma In Cross River. Checkout what happened (Photos)

The Sad Fate Of A Doctor Who Died Of Asthma In Cross River. Checkout what happened (Photos and Reactions) It's sad when you lose people important to you in your life especially knowing that something could have been done to prevent it but due to the situation of one thing or another, nothing couldn't be done and here's one of such sad occurrence as a Nigerian Doctor took online to share what happened to a man in Cross River after giving birth to twins following years of Childlessness. In a tweet shared by the

  11 months ago ago
The Sad Fate Of A Doctor Who Died Of Asthma In Cross River. Checkout what happened (Photos)

COVID

Coronavirus: Should we be worried about Cross River State?

Up there is the latest figures released by the Nigerian Center for Disease and Control, NCDC, of new cases of Covid-19 reported in some states across Nigeria. While some States which are not on the current list have at least once featured on that list before, cross river state to the surprise of many has never featured on that daily list released by the NCDC since the virus was reported in Nigeria.  Let’s assume the reason for that is because the government of cross rivers state is strictly prohibiting interstate

  1 year ago ago
Coronavirus: Should we be worried about Cross River State?

COVID

What Prize Will Cross River Win For Remaining COVID-19 Free? — Doctor

A medical doctor has wondered what prize Cross River State would win if it remained COVID-19 free. Dr Orokanwan Orok wrote on Facebook that “we can choose to play politics with anything but why health? Why put the lives of well-meaning Cross Riverians at risk? Why shroud the truth with the bliss of ignorance?” Her comments came after the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH), Prof Ikpeme Ikpeme, said on Friday that the hospital had confirmed five cases of COVID-19.

  1 year ago ago
What Prize Will Cross River Win For Remaining COVID-19 Free? — Doctor

HEALTH

Concerned C'Riverians Extol The Virtues Of Dr. Betta Edu For Aiding The First Brian Surgery In UCTH

Succour came the way of Miss Comfort Effe, a 27years old lady through Dr. Betta Edu, the Cross River State Commissioner for Health who bore the bulk of the surgical procedure of the former. Miss Effe had given up hope and resigned her fate to the call of nature, but things took a bright turn as the Cross River State Commissioner for Health stepped in, and the rest is history as the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital successfully carried out the first ever brain surgery, in the facility. Primetimevoice gathered

  1 year ago ago
Concerned C'Riverians Extol The Virtues Of Dr. Betta Edu For Aiding The First Brian Surgery In UCTH

JUSTICE

Ongoing protest at UCTH over non-payment of salaries

The country is hard, people are struggling to survive yet some organizations are owing the salaries of their staff. There's an ongoing protest at University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, organized by Interns. The group of interns gathered together to peacefully protest the non payment of their salaries from November 2020 to April 2021. They all came out in their laboratory coats and face mask, observing Covid19 safety protocols. University of Calabar Teaching Hospital is a renowned medical center and shouldn't

  7 months ago ago
Ongoing protest at UCTH over non-payment of salaries

HEALTH

WBDD: UCTH sues for more voluntary blood donations

In line with the World Health Organization (WHO), the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH), Department of Haematology and Blood Transfusion have yesterday marked World Blood Donor Day with the theme: “Celebrating the Gift of Blood - _Give Blood and keep the World beating”._

  5 months ago ago
WBDD: UCTH sues for more voluntary blood donations

SOCIETY

Cross River Commissioner Of Police Died Of Covid 19.

We all know death is inevitable, irreversible, and permanent cessation of all beings. Nobody knows when he or she is dying. The Cross River comissioner of Police, CP Abdulkadir Jimoh, has died from Covid 19 Complications. The late commissioner died yesterday Friday, 18th December, 2020. He died in calabar after being sick for weeks. The commissioner died after he had been taking to University of Calabar teaching hospital (UCTH) centre. The Chief medical Director (CMD) of the University of Calabar teaching hospital

  11 months ago ago
Cross River Commissioner Of Police Died Of Covid 19.

POLITICS

Cross Rivers State finally Records COVID-19 Case

Nigeria records her first case on 27th February, 2020. Ever since, Cross River state has been the only state in Nigeria without any recorded positive case of the virus and this has created mixed reaction as many claim that this cannot be possible being that the state borders states with positive cases. It was however disclosed today, Thursday 25th June, 2020 by the chief medical director of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) Dr. Ikpme Ikpeme that; “With recent developments, it does appear

  1 year ago ago
Cross Rivers State finally Records COVID-19 Case

SOCIETY

COVID-19: More Photos Of Cross River State Police Commissioner Who Dies Of COVID-19 Today

BREAKING: CROSS RIVER POLICE COMMISSIONER IS DEAD. An illustrious son of the Ilorin Emirate, CP Abdulkadir Lanre Jimoh died at 56. Until his death, he was the Commissioner of Police, Cross River State. The Cross River State Commissioner of Police, Abdulkadir Jimoh is dead. He died at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) in early of Friday, December 18. The Chief Medical Director of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH, Prof. Ikpeme Ikpeme, confirmed the latest development on Friday,

  11 months ago ago
COVID-19: More Photos Of Cross River State Police Commissioner Who Dies Of COVID-19 Today

SOCIETY

Babajide Reveals What Killed Cross River State Commissioner Of Police

It was a black Friday in Cross River State, after reports filtered in that the state Commissioner of Police, Mr Jimoh Ibrahim has passed on. Mr Ibrahim who is from Kwara State was said to have died at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH. According to vanguardngr, the Police chief reportedly died of pneumonia complications, after he was rushed to the UCTH this morning. However, stunning revealation has emerged on the cause of death of the Police commissioner, after the veteran journalist Babajide

  11 months ago ago
Babajide Reveals What Killed Cross River State Commissioner Of Police

EDUCATION

Fad Media Group Receives Award of Excellence From ARD, UCTH

The Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) in the University of Calabar teaching Hospital has appreciated and recognizing the contributions of Fad Media Group by presenting her an Award from the Association. The award is in recognition of the contribution of Fad Media Group to disseminating concise and accurate Health related information. The Award of Excellence was presented to the CEO of Fad Media Group, Mr. Fidelis Duker during the Luncheon/Awards/Swearing-in night of the Association of Resident Doctors, University

  11 months ago ago
Fad Media Group Receives Award of Excellence From ARD, UCTH

POLITICS

UCTH to Support CRSG in Combating Vaccine Resistancy Among Health workers

UCTH to Support CRSG in Combating Vaccine Resistancy Among Health workers Management of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital has pledged its support to fighting Vaccine hesitancy among health care workers in Cross River State Government prepares to kick start state wide vaccination of Frontline workers across the the 18 Local Government

  8 months ago ago
UCTH to Support CRSG in Combating Vaccine Resistancy Among Health workers