NGO establishes 5-bed pediatric unit at University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital

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In a statement on Monday, Odiraa Nwankwo, founder of HPCI and a clinical assistant professor of pediatrics at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Jefferson University Philadelphia, said the required equipment/devices and supplies at the clinic were valued above $250,000. pediatric unit “In September 2019, we will begin the initial phase of training of healthcare providers and biomedical personnel,” he said. “Despite improved immunization, the Under-5 mortality ratio is still high both in Nigeria and other sub-Saharan African countries. Data from the Nigerian Demographic Health Survey in 2013 suggests that one…

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Channels TV reporter Precious Owolabi shot during Shi’ites protest is dead

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The Channels Television reporter Precious-Owolabi shot at the scene of the clash between members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), better known as Shiites, and the police are dead. His death was announced during the 10 pm news bulletin of the station. He was identified as Precious Owolabi, a member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). Security operatives and members of the sect had clashed around the federal secretariat in Abuja on Monday. Although the police had restricted protest in the nation’s capital to Unity Fountain, supporters of Ibrahim…

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Channels TV reporter shot as Shi’ites, police clash in Abuja

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The Shi’ites police clash in Abuja happened while policemen were trying to disperse a protest staged by IMN members. A sub-station of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) at the federal secretariat, Abuja, was set on fire while two vehicles of the agency were consumed in fire. The protest, which began from NITEL junction at Wuse zone 2, was disrupted by armed policemen who cordoned off the road leading to the national assembly and three arms zone. Bullets were fired at the protesters as they advanced towards the Eagle Square.…

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