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Meet Amaechina, The Heroic LUTH Doctor Everyone is Raving About

Twitter was agog with applause for one Dr. Sammie Amaechina of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital Idi-Araba, Surulere, Lagos State, who saved the life of a patient in urgent need of medical attention. The patient, Tochukwu Ezeukwu, yesterday, took to his twitter handle @Towchukwu to appreciate Dr Amaechina for his relentless

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See pictures of stranded patients at LASUTH Ikeja, and LUTH Idi-Araba due to the ongoing doctor’s strike

Due to the ongoing strike action initiated by the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) Lagos chapter, patients at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja and Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba have been left stranded with Medical Doctors available to attend to them. READ: LUTH petitions Dr Anu of Med Contour over

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BREAKING: 22-year old Coronavirus patient delivers twins in LUTH

A 22-year-old coronavirus patient receiving treatment at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, has been delivered of a set of twins. LUTH Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee, Prof Wasiu Adeyemo, who disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, said the delivery brings to four, the number of expectant mothers that had put to

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IN OJUWOYE: Pandemonium as Taskforce officers, area boys clash

Not less than ten persons were reported injured in a deadly clash involving angry residents of Ojuwoye community, Lagos Mainland and officials of the newly inaugurated Lagos State Environment Sanitation Corps (LAGESC). It was gathered that trouble ensued in the community earlier today, Thursday, February 8, 2018, after officials of LAGESC

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LUTH management debunks strange death in the hospital

In the aftermath of the reports that 13 people died of a ‘strange’ illness linked to Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) in the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, the Chief Medical Director of the hospital, Prof. Chris Bode, has debunked the claims. Prof. Bode in a statement said no doctor made

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Fear as another patient test positive to Lassa fever in LUTH

One of the 100 people placed on surveillance by the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba over suspicion of being infected with Lassa fever has tested positive to the virus. This development is following the three medical doctors who initially tested positive in the same tertiary hospital, were discharged after treatment. Confirming

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Panic as LUTH discovers 3 more cases of Lassa Fever

Officials at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, has confirmed three more cases of Lassa fever in Lagos just as the State Government urged residents not to panic as it is on top of the situation. Recall that two persons infected with the disease have died at the LUTH. Also,

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Beware: 100 people placed under surveillance over Lassa Fever outbreak

The Lagos State Epidemiology Unit has issued a notice to all heads of health departments in Ikorodu Local Government Area over the corpse of a victim released from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). LUTH management had reportedly released the corpse to the family before realising that the victim died from

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LUTH management issues disclaimer on fake recruitment website

The management of Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) has distanced itself from a fake online platform indicating that the body is recruiting for a position of house officers. In a statement released yesterday, July 4 2017, through the chief Medical director, Prof. Bode stated; “Our attention has been drawn to an

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LUTH labour crisis over, chief medical director says

In the aftermath of the hassle between the resident doctors of Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) and the hospital management over unpaid salaries which led to an office shut down, the Chief Medical Director of the hospital, Prof. Chris Bode said that the crisis has been resolved. Prof. Bode made the

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