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The wife of the Governor of Edo State, Her Excellency Mrs Betsy Obaseki visited the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City on new year day, 01/01/2019 to identify, felicitate and share the joy of the new year with the ‘ new year baby’.

The first baby in the hospital for the 2019 was a baby girl born at 1:30 am and weighed 3.2kg at birth.

The first lady presented gifts to the mother of the baby who hinted that the baby may be named ‘Godspeed’. Management of the hospital also provided gifts for the lucky mom.

At the end of the visit, Mrs Obaseki commended the Hospital Management for the excellent care given to the mothers and their babies. She also commended Management on the benevolence displayed towards indigent patients in the hospital.



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ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR THE 18 MONTHS COURSE

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the entrance examination  for admission into the above School of Nursing in March 2019 for Eighteen  (18) months (Post Registration) Nursing Programme leading  to the award of Registered Nurse Certificate (RN).

 

ENTRY QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Candidates must not be less than 18 years old.
  2. Must possess the following: WAEC/GCE (O/Level)/SSCE/NECO with five (5) credits in not more than two (2) sittings in the following subjects,  English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Physics.
  3. Candidate must also possess Registered Midwifery Certificate (RM) or Registered Psychiatric Nurse Certificate (RPN)

 

APPLICATION FORM

Application forms should state age, state of origin, local government area, school(s) attended with qualifications obtained and addressed to the Principal.

 

COLLECTION OF APPLICATION FORM

Application forms are obtainable from the office of the Principal with a non-refundable fee of N10,000.00 (ten thousand Naira) only. This should be made payable to  ANY UBTH  REVENUE OR UBTH TREASURY SINGLE ACCOUNT (TSA) VIA THE REMITA PLATFORM IN ANY COMMERCIAL BANK  UNDER THE SERVICE TYPE “TRAINING SCHOOL- SCHOOL OF NURSING

 

A separate payment of N200 to Nursing and Midwifery Council Committee Edo State Account No. 2004854377 First Bank of Nigeria Plc Benin City.

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Candidates are to submit four (4) recent coloured passport photographs (taken in proceeding two weeks) while returning the completed application forms,

 

CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF COMPLETED FORMS: 

MONDAY, 25TH FEBRUARY, 2019

 

EXAMINATION DATE:  WEDNESDAY 27TH FEBRUARY, 2019

TIME:   10:00AM

VENUE :   SCHOOL OF NURSING, UBTH

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Chukwurah M.N

Principal



Prof. Darlington Ewaen Obaseki was appointed as the substantive Chief Medical Director of the University of Benin Teaching Hospital by the Federal Government.

In a letter signed by the Hon. Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, the appointment which is for an initial term of four years took effect on 17th August, 2017.

Prof. Obaseki, a Consultant Pathologist, was born in 1968. He attended Asoro Grammar School and the University of Benin, both in Benin City where he bagged his M.B.BS. He is a fellow of the West African College of pathologists. Prior to his appointment as Chief Medical Director, he has held various positions including Head, Department of Morbid Anatomy, Coordinator, University of Benin Cancer Registry, Assistant Secretary, Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria, UBTH, Director, Cancer Registry, UBTH, Special Adviser on sports, School of Medicine, University of Benin, Deputy Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee and Ag. Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee.

Prof. Obaseki has numerous academic publications both in local and international journals, members of learned societies including Nigeria Medical Medicine Association, Medical, and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria, Society of Gastroenterology and pathology of Nigeria West Africa Division of the International Association of Pathologist as society of cancer research of Nigeria. He was, until his appointment, the Ag. Chief Medical Director of the hospital.

A sports enthusiast especially football which he plays for Nigeria Medical Association All-Stars football Club UBTH, to date.


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Benin City, Nigeria

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