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2 days ago
“There’s no way you can train a doctor today to replace the experience and knowledge of consultants (who are leaving)” – Prof. Innocent Ujah The Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund (NSSF) on Tuesday, June 28th organized a discussion on brain drain in the health sector titled “Nigerian healthcare system and brain drain- step up or sink”.…
7 Feb
.Ikechukwu Chukwuma is 46-years old and weighs 127 kilogrammes. Chukwuma could hardly walk because of excruciating pains in his knees and ankles. After medical examination...
17 Oct 2021
After Akwa Ibom State confirmed its first five Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) cases on April 1, 2020, the state government, medical practitioners, as well as public-spirited organisations and individuals joined the rest of the country to wage a war against the lethal virus. And in the process of containing the major medical emergency, the state, which…
20 Sep 2021
• FG begs medics for peaceful resolution •NMA may join fray as ultimatum expires today Having appealed against the National Industrial Court’s judgment ordering members to resume duties, the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) is sustaining its seven-week-old nationwide strike. This is even as it would elect a new president this Friday at its…
29 Aug 2021
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), has thrown its weight behind the ongoing nationwide strike, embarked on by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD).
27 Apr 2021
National President of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Prof. Innocent Ujah, has raised concern over the brain drain in the health sector.
31 Mar 2021
Almost two years after his last private trip to the United Kingdom (UK), President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, jetted out of the country on a medical trip to London for the sixth time since he was sworn into office in 2015.
13 Jan 2021
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has told the Federal Government that the scramble for enrolment for National Identification Number (NIN) is a contradiction and an aberration to the prevention of COVID-19 in the country.
15 Dec 2020
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has confirmed the second wave of the novel coronavirus, blaming the situation on flagrant disregard for non-pharmaceutical prevention protocols and waning efforts at containment of the disease.
6 Nov 2020
The Senate has expressed worry over the rising cost of President Muhammadu Buhari’s medical trips abroad. To stop the trend, the upper chamber directed relevant officials to ensure State House Clinic was in good form for Presidency’s medical needs.
4 Nov 2020
Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has condemned the attack by hoodlums of health facilities and assault on its members during the protests.
5 Aug 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday felicitated Innocent Ujah on his election as President of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA). "President Buhari believes the elected officers of the NMA have admirable profiles that will take the organisation to greater heights, particularly Prof. Ujah, who has worked extensively with national and international institutions and progressively contributed to…


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