Nigerian doctors to strike over pay
Doctors in state-run hospitals in Nigeria will go on strike next week to demand a pay rise, better welfare and adequate facilities, union leaders have said.
Doctors to begin nationwide strike June 15
The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) is to begin a nationwide strike next Monday.Its National President, Dr Aliyu Sokomba, made the disclosure in an official circular to members.
Doctors may begin strike in June over non-payment of entitlements, harassment
The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has threatened to begin strike action on June 14, 2020, if the Federal Government did not meet its demands, which include payment of entitlements and stoppage of harassment of members by security operatives.
Withdrawal of US funds from WHO may crumble COVID-19 fight, health interventions
Health care interventions and efforts to contain the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria and indeed Africa, might crumble if the United States President, Donald Trump, withdraws funds from the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Resident doctors seek extra protection, adequate insurance cover
Officials of the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have urged the management of General Hospitals and other government health facilities across the country to ensure that resident doctors are adequately insured and protected as they attend to coronavirus patients in the country.