Doctors said this week his cancer had advanced and that he requires care related to renal and cardiac dysfunction.
Pele, 82, has been battling colon cancer since September 2021 and was hospitalised on November 29 for doctors to reevaluate his treatment.
Sanwo-Olu who was represented by the Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Health Service Commission, Dr Eniayewun Ademuyiwa, gave the advice at the 57th Annual Scientific Conference of the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) Wednesday in the State
The warning of the new disease was contained in a statement signed by his media aide, Osho Oluwatosin, on Friday.
The survivors made the call on Friday while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the side-lines of a cancer sensitization programme in Owerri.
The bill tilled, “National Centre For Cancer Treatment Bill, 2022”, scaled second reading on the floor and was sponsored by Senator Oseni Yakubu (Kogi Central).
The Dutch manager told Sunday night, a local talk show, that the team did not know about his diagnosis and he plans to lead them in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar in November.
The late wife of the cleric, Nomthi Odukoya, died on Tuesday after a two-year battle with cancer.
Sound Sultan died in the United States of America on Sunday at the age of 44. He died of cancer of the lymphatic system
PremiumTimes reports that his close friends said that he was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, an aggressive cancer of the blood.
Nwokwu, a consultant at the National Cancer Control Programme of the Ministry of Health, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Sunday that cancer could start from any part of the body and its complications could affect the heart “but it can’t start from the heart.”
He said the feat had made tremendous progress in cancer control and management in the country.
This was contained in a statement issued by Bijan Farnoudi, Communication and Public Affairs Director, International AIDS Society (IAS) and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria through email, on Wednesday in Ibadan.
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A Public Health Physician, Dr. Chioma Nwakanma, has attributed the general belief and saying “it is not my portion” to leading cause of cancer death in Africa.
Senator Ben Murray-Bruce on Friday took to his Facebook page to announce the death of his wife, Evelyn Murray-Bruce, saying he lost her to cancer.
He reportedly died on Tuesday in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Dr Abayomi Olaniyan, the Executive Director of NIHORT, made this known during the inauguration of pineapple innovation platform in Owo, Headquarters of Owo Local Government area of Ondo State.
The event is scheduled for October 5, 2019 at the National Stadium in Surulere, Lagos.
And, based on this estimation, the World Health Organisation believes that the country should have 170 centres for cancer, that dreaded ailment that continues to take a toll on various parts of the world. But how many are in existence?