RESIDENT DOCTORS BEGIN NATIONWIDE STRIKE TODAY, WOO OTHER HEALTH WORKERS

The Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors has said its nationwide strike scheduled to commence today (Monday) will go ahead because the Federal Government has yet to invite its leadership for…

RESIDENTS DOCTORS BEGIN STRIKE NATIONWIDE ON MONDAY

By Samuel Oamen From Monday, September 7, resident doctors across the nation will begin a strike action. The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), in a statement by its President,…

854 NURSES AND NURSES TEST POSITIVE TO CORONAVIRUS IN NIGERIA WITH 33 STATES REFUSING TO PAY HEALTH WORKERS NEW HAZARD ALLOWANCE

No fewer than 33 states have yet to begin the implementation of the new hazard allowance for resident doctors, despite their risk of contracting  COVID-19. The Secretary of the National…

22 DOCTORS 60 OTHER HEALTH WORKERS DIE OF CORONAVIRUS IN RIVERS AS NMA COMPLAIN OVER PPE SHORTAGE

Friday Amobi, Port Harcourt These are not the best of times for medical personnel not only in Nigeria but all over the world especially in countries where the global pandemic…

RESIDENT DOCTORS ISSUE 14-DAY ULTIMATUM TO FG OVER UNIMPLEMENTED AGREEMENTS

Armstrong Bakam, Bauchi The Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the Federal Government to immediately implement all the agreements it had with the Association or…

CORONAVIRUS: KOGI DOCTORS REJECT SALARY CUT

Members of the Kogi State Chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association have vowed not to accept the proposed cutting of salaries of its members and other healthcare workers by the…

OVER 264 DOCTORS IN NIGERIA EXPOSED TO CORONAVIRUS SAYS NMA

Chioma Obinna As the world marks this year’s World Day for Safety and Health at Work, the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA has said that a total of 264 doctors have…

19 DOCTORS IN QUARANTINE IN SOUTH WEST – NARD

Yinka Adeniran, Ibadan No fewer than 19 doctors are on quarantine in the South West states, the Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors Southwest Caucus has stated. The Association also decried…

CROSS RIVER HAS ONLY 33 DOCTORS IN ITS SERVICE – NMA

The Nigerian Medical Association in Cross River State has said the state has only 33 doctors in the civil service. The state chairman of NMA, Dr Agam Ayuk and the…