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11 Jul 2022
The Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN), says it will go on a solidarity strike in support of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), and other unions. Mr Biobelemoye Josiah, MHWUN National President, issued the threat in a statement he jointly signed with Mr Auwalu Kiyawa, Acting Secretary General of the union,…
13 Jul 2021
The central working committee of the Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN) has ratified the appointment of Auwolu Kiawa as the Acting General Secretary.
13 Feb 2021
The ongoing strike by members of the Medical and Health Workers’ Union of Nigeria (MHWUN), Bayelsa Chapter, has effectively shut Primary Healthcare Centres across the state.
5 May 2020
There is fear that cases of coronavirus infection in the country may rise beyond imagination, with most Nigerians, particularly in Lagos and Abuja, seemingly taking...
10 Nov 2019
The immediate past General Secretary of the Medical and Health Workers’ Union of Nigeria (MHWUN) Marcus Omokhuale, in this interview with COLLINS OLAYINKA, insists that state councils should not renegotiate consequential adjustment already agreed at the national level.
9 Apr 2019
Members of the Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN) have re-elected Josiah Biobelemoye as its President for another four years.
25 Dec 2018
The Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN), has vowed to resist any attempt by the Federal Government to privatise public hospitals in the country.The union argued that any move to privatise public hospitals would worsen the condition of Nigerians and the poor health indices already existing in the country.
25 Oct 2018
The three unions in the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), have bemoaned the refusal of the suspended Executive Secretary of the Scheme, Prof Usman Yusuf...
23 Sep 2018
Local Government workers in Kogi State have applauded the state government for its decision to increase their monthly percentage salary from 30 per cent to 54 per cent with effect from this month.
6 Nov 2017
The NULGE and MHWUN, in a communique issued at the end of their crucial joint state executive meeting at the weekend in Yenagoa, said workers would resume a full strike if the government failed to heed their warning after the ultimatum.
14 Sep 2017
Medical workers, under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) and Assembly of Healthcare Professional Association (AHPA), have planned to begin an indefinite industrial action on Wednesday...


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The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has said that the Abuja/Kaduna Standard Gauge train service would resume operations on Tuesday, Jan. 31.
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Eddie Howe has urged Newcastle to express themselves in their "season-defining game" against Southampton on Tuesday as they seek to reach the League Cup final for the first time in nearly half a century.
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The Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Mohammed Bello, says one of the most challenging assignments of his office is land matters.