Kidnap: Doctors embark on indefinite strike in Cross River
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Cross River chapter, on Wednesday embarked on an indefinite strike over the kidnapping of its member, Dr Godwin Udo of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital.
Doctors strike in Nairobi over pay, lack of COVID protection
Doctors in most public hospitals in Kenya’s capital went on strike on Friday to protest against delayed salaries and a lack of protective equipment when handling patients who may have COVID-19.
Dropping the chalk, dropping the stethoscope
The strikes showed our poor capacity as a nation to hold or sustain continuity in the reins of leadership in our polity. It is also indicative of apathy to issues that concern the generality of the people.
Consultants come to rescue of Nigerians
Consultants yesterday came to salvage the situation at Ahmadu Bello Teaching Hospital (ABUTH), as patients strive for medical attention. The Guardian gathered that fresh patients with serious ailments were rejected, while those already on admission, prior to the strike, were attended to by the consultants and nurses. A patient, Hajia Rabi Usman, who was unhappy…