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EKSUTH Bags Obstetrics Accreditation

EKSUTH Bags Obstetrics Accreditation The Chief Medical Director of Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), Dr. Kolawole Ogundipe has hinted that the West African College of Surgeons (WACS) has granted full accreditation to the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of the institution. He explained that the hospitals are expected to …

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Doctors in Ekiti Suspend Strike

Doctors in Ekiti Suspend Strike The Ekiti State branch of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) yesterday called off the strike embarked upon to protest the abduction of its members and health workers. The body, however, demanded for the arrest of the kidnappers that were said to have escaped when the …

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Ekiti Doctors Suspend Emergency Services

The Nigerian Medical Association in Ekiti State has announced the suspension of emergency services across hospitals in the state over the spate of kidnappings in the state which has affected members of the association. According to the NMA, the move became neccesary as a way of protesting the the abduction …

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Fayose’s Wife Pays For LG’s Wife Health Bills

Fayose’s Wife Pays For LG’s Wife Health Bills Ekiti State First Lady, Feyisetan Fayose, has paid the bills for comprehensive health screening for wives of chairmen in the 16 council areas of the state. She said that the exercise was aimed at assisting the women to live a healthy lifestyle …

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Health Workers Protest in Ido Ekiti

Health Workers Protest in Ido Ekiti The senior staff association and other health workers of the Federal Teaching Hospital Ido- Ekiti has staged a peaceful protest following the abduction of one of their colleague, Mrs Margaret Aladenika. Mr Aladenika, 44 , was abducted on May 3. At about 9:00am local …

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Ekiti Doctors Embark on Strike (Details)

Ekiti Doctors Embark on Strike (Details) The Ekiti State chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) yesterday declared an indefinite strike to protest the kidnap of a former Chief Medical Director of Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, Dr. Patrick Adegun, and a Nurse with the Federal Teaching Hospital (FTH), Ido …

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Nurse Kidnapped in Ido Ekiti (Details)

Nurse Kidnapped in Ido Ekiti (Details) The Chief Medical Director of the Federal Teaching Hospital, Ido Ekiti, Dr. Majekodunmi Ayodele yesterday raised an alarm over the incessant kidnap of the staff members of the institution just as he disclosed that another nurse, Mrs. Margaret Aladeneka, was abducted on Sunday. Besides, …

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Ministry of Health To Survey Ekiti Soil (Details)

Ministry of Health To Survey Ekiti Soil (Details) The Federal Ministry of Health in Nigeria is set to conduct a survey in Ekiti State to tackle Soil Transmitted Helminthes (SHT) among children in the south-west state. Soil Transmitted Helminthes (STH), is a health condition caused by a group of worms …

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Mrs. Fayose Has Charged Parents On Less Privilege Welfare

Mrs. Fayose Has Charged Parents On Less Privilege Welfare Wife Of Ekiti Governor, Mrs. Fayose Has Charged Parents On The Welfare Of The Less Privilege In The Society The wife of Ekiti State Governor, Mrs. Feyisetan Fayose has counseled parents to teach their children early in life how to appreciate …

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Ekiti moves to check ecological disaster

Follow us on Twitter Like us on Facebook The Ekiti State government has commenced dredging of 32,350 metres of waterways in Ado Ekiti metropolis in a bid to avert ecological disaster, associated with the rainy season. Special Assistant to the Governor on Environment, Mr Bisi Kolawole, said Governor Ayo Fayose …

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Governor Fayose extols President Goodluck Jonathan initiated (SURE-P) on Maternal Child Health (MCH)

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Ayodele Fayose has described the President Goodluck Jonathan initiated Subsidy Re-investment Programme (SURE-P) on Maternal Child Health (MCH) as a courageous step taken towards reducing morbidity and mortality among mothers and newborn in the country. The Governor stated this at the launch of the SURE-PMCH programme …

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NDLEA Vows To Prosecute Drug Peddlers in Ekiti

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Ekiti State Command, on Wednesday expressed its determination to rid the state of drug peddling and abuse. The agency said all those who indulged in drug peddling would be arrested and prosecuted. The Public Relations Officers of the Agency, Mr Peter Njoku, disclosed this …

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(Photos) International Donor Boosts Ekiti Health Care Delivery

An international service organization, Zonta International, has donated packs of folic acid tablets worth several thousands of naira to Ekiti State government for free distribution to women,especially expectant mothers to reduce cases of hydrocephalus disease in new-born babies.Presenting the drugs to the government, the District Governor of Zonta International, District …

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