The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Ikechebelu, a professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Fertility Expert and Gynaecological Endoscopy Surgeon, was recognised for his outstanding contributions to medicine specialties.
Prof. Adekunle Dunmade, the Special Adviser to Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Health Matters, in a statement on Sunday in Ilorin, said the accreditation reflected the investments the state administration had made in the health sector, noting that the hospital had also been accredited to train resident doctors in family medicine
Lemadoro made the call on Thursday in Ibadan, Oyo State at the ongoing three-day training for journalists on: “Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health.”
No fewer than 2,000 Nigerian women die of unsafe abortion annually with Northeast recording highest rate, says Dr Christopher Lamai, Head of Department, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe.
According to him, at early stage of fibroid, mere treatment and therapy could prevent the growth and thereafter cure it.
The gynaecologist also identified poverty as a major barrier to human development, noting that high level poverty had limited people’s bid, especially women to have access to quality health care.