Doctors fault foreign medical trips by Buhari, El-Zakzaky
Medical doctors in the country have faulted the recent medical trips embarked upon by prominent citizens on the premise that the disease conditions could be managed...
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?
Nigeria groans as medical professionals’ emigration worsens
Nigeria is among the top 13th African countries that their citizens want to emigrate to Europe and other nations on account of poverty and or hardship with 31 percent rate, says a survey conducted by Afrobarometer.
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).