Remarkable Recovery and Restoration…

*​My story of Remarkable Recovery and Restoration* 2014 was the year it all went down… It started with a gradual removal of blessings I had casually taken for granted over the years. Long term relationship had ended the year before, dream job prospects in Nigeria was zeroed in Nigeria because I had glitches with the…

Top 40 Potential Ph.D. Viva Voce exam Questions… 

This is worth sharing…… Top 40 Potential Ph.D. Viva Voce exam Questions…  Hope its going to be helpful for the aspirants doing Ph.D Research… 1. Can you start by summarising your thesis? 2. Now, can you summarise it in one sentence? 3. What is the idea that binds your thesis together? 4. What motivated and…

Re: Lack of basic equipment at the Aso Rock Clinic.

Nigeria can often be a comedy of errors. But, with the above news ruling our airwaves recently, it is quite clear that the Nigerian Healthcare system is a tragedy of fatal errors. Recently, her Excellency – Mrs Aisha Buhari spoke publicly about the dismal rot in the health sector , citing the instance of the…

PRESS RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE BY THE ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTISTS OF NIGERIA (AMLSN) ON THE OUTBREAK OF MONKEY POX IN NIGERIA! The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria is alarmed at the recent outbreak of monkey pox in Nigeria. This is one health emergency too many that our Country has had to contend with in…

A lesson from History.

*A short History Lesson* Once upon a time , in a land faraway, there was a man named Percival Pott. He lost his father and then he was adopted by his mother’s relative. At age 22 in the year 1736, he had completed the apprenticeship that qualified him to be admitted into the Company of…

Meditation for Nigeria’s Independence celebrations.

It is Nigeria’s Independence Anniversary.  Not much looks good except us… The people.  We are the reason Nigeria is not a byword for a tragic historical tale. We matter and this celebration is ours… We who choose to stay and make things work better… And those who choose to leave, to return some other day……

How I became a Yoruba Igbo…

It all started on a blustery night…early in December of 2007. After a long and stressful trip, the Ifesinachi bus trundled in to the sleepy city called Enugu , a few minutes shy of 12 midnight. The night air was cool and balmy – pleasant in a reasurring way. But, my mind was not…  My…

Prayer for Nigeria

NATIONAL Prayer Call… #PrayingForNigeria Meanwhile , please let us spare a minute to pray for Nigeria oooo… May there be peace ooo… Let the current IPOB- FG faceoff not snowball into another war… Prayers please… 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏  Lord, we come to you this morning, in sorrow and penitence, we have done a lot of wrong in…

Finding Hope

Did you know that finding hope in hopeless situations is a function of your mind? Yes, if your mind game is strong, you are better able to overcome depressive episodes. Your mind determines the response you give in a tragic situation. Do you know Job of the Bible story? Can you picture what happened to…

On rest and relaxation…

So, I found this lovely piece on Facebook … Read and enjoy dear friends. Tunde graduated to be the best and finest surgeon in the world. At  age 30, he became married.   The joy of marrying a medical doctor attracted Bisi, his wife, to him. After the few weeks leave he was given from…

The Campaign for better healthcare practices in Nigeria – 1

The Campaign for better healthcare practices in Nigeria – 1 Fellow patriotic Nigerian, Adigun (not real name) was admitted recently in LUTH. His parents are poor Nigerians, who do not have health insurance cover. When Adigun’s treatment initially started, the attending doctor sent him for medical laboratory tests in the LUTH Haematology Lab. Total costs…