Monthly Archives: February 2017

ABOUT 1 MILLION PEOPLE COMMIT SUICIDE EVERY YEAR

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed in a statement this week that close to 800 000 people die due to suicide every year, which is the second leading cause of death in 15 to 29-year-olds. A leading cause of … Continue reading

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Nigerian Resident Doctor Wins Ex-US Vice President Al Gore Climate Change Sponsorship to the USA

Despite the declining attention given to the health sector in Nigeria and the deplorable way resident doctors are being treated in the country with a lot of resident doctors owed salaries for months, a resident doctor Dr. Gbujie Daniel has … Continue reading

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DOCTORS REFUTE MALICIOUS PUBLICATION

The Kogi State Chapter of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has dissociated itself from a secret publication claiming that the association received a bribe of N5.5million from the Kogi State Government leading to the suspension of the Chairman, Dr. Magnus … Continue reading

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MINIMUM WAGE: SOUTH AFRICA SHOWS NIGERIA THE WAY

South Africa will introduce a national minimum wage of 3,500 rand ($261) per month in 2018, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Thursday, according to a Reuters report. The announcement follows protracted negotiations between the government and labour unions. Nigeria’s … Continue reading

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