Again, to save Nigeria’s health sector!
A recent update by the President of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Dr. Francis Faduyile that out of the 75,000 Nigerian doctors registered with NMA, over 33,000 have left the country, leaving behind only about 42,000.....
NMA decries poor performance of NHIS, others
Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has decried the persistently poor performance of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), poor budgetary allocation to the health sector and lack...
Agenda for next health minister
Who is fit to be the next health minister? What should be his or her qualification? What should the next minister focus on to revive the ailing sector?
NMA warns FG against another doctors’ strike
President, Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Dr. Francis Faduyile, has advised the Federal Government to urgently meet the...
Government unable to solve healthcare problem, says NMA president
It is no longer news to the Nigerian system that any new government that takes over power promises to place healthcare as priority among other sectors in the country.Nigeria’s health situation continues to be of growing concern with various statistics revealing the country...
Health system can’t contain casualties of political upheaval, NMA warns
Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has raised the alarm over the inability of the country's health system to accommodate the casualties of political upheaval.The association noted that inflammatory statements by top political actors could stoke conflicts that could lead to communal clashes and attendant mass casualties.
Doctors threaten action, reject pay parity, consultancy cadre, others
Doctors under the auspices of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) have threatened to resume strike if the Federal Government failed to meet the demands of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) and Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (AHPA).