FCT Resident Doctors, Medical, Dental Consultants threatens to commence strike on 1st June
The Association of Resident Doctors, (ARD), Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) and the Joint Unions Action Committee(JUAC) FCT Chapters have threatened to embark on industrial action from 1 June 2020 if the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) fails to address the lingering irregularities of in their salary payment occasioned by the migration of FCTA into the IPPIS platform.
Doctors threaten strike over Ph.D demand on clinical lecturers
The ultimatum by the Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), denouncing National Universities Commission’s (NUC) demand for resident doctors...
Medical experts flay zero allocation for health research
Consultant of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G) at the University of Jos (UNIJOS), Prof. Innocent Ujah, has condemned the zero allocation for research projects, especially in the health sector, in the country.
COOUTH doctors end strike, lament lower pay
Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu University Teaching Hospital...
NMA seeks apology from EFCC over arrest, detention of Enugu hospital official
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) yesterday demanded public apology from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...
UBTH doctor found dead in hotel Room
The Edo State police command on yesterday confirmed the death of a medical doctor identified as Dr. Ogbeide Osesogie, who died under mysterious circumstances in Benin City, Edo state. Dr. Ogbeide was until his death the Head of Department (HOD) of Radiology, and Associate professor of Radiology and Vice Chairman of the Medical and Dental…
Medical practitioners lament poor priority given to cancer
A consultant obstetrician and gynecologist, Sunday Adeboye, said this yesterday at the 4th annual general meeting and 2017 scientific conference of the association, themed: “Cancer: the ravaging menace.”
FMC workers reject minister’s MD as candidate
Workers of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Idi-Aba, Abeokuta, have rejected a candidate allegedly imposed by the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole as its managing director.