Nurses give Kaduna govt 48hrs to rescue kidnapped colleagues
Nurses have staged a peaceful protest in Kaduna State over the abduction of two female colleagues from the General Hospital in Idon, Kajuru Local Council, giving the state government 48 hours to rescue them.
Nurses embark on strike in Ogun over alleged kidnap of members
The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), Ogun Council, has embarked on strike over the kidnapping of its members and insecurity in the state.
Nurses, others fault Obaseki’s corruption claim in Edo health sector
Edo State council of the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), yesterday, dismissed Governor Godwin Obaseki’s corruption allegation against stakeholders...
Health workers in Akwa Ibom begin street, market awareness on COVID-19
As part of measures to check the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Akwa Ibom State, the Conglomerate of Health Professionals in the state has commenced street and market sensitisation.
Nigeria Nurses, Midwives Association decries increasing assaults on members handling COVID-19 cases
The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) has decried the increased assaults on the Nurses and Midwives handling Covid-19 cases in different isolation centres across the country.
‘12 of 14 Lagos COVID-19 deaths occurred in private hospitals’
Lagos State government yesterday said that the state had recorded 14 deaths from the COVID-19 out of which only two died in its facilities, while others died...
Taraba adopts National Task Shifting, Task Sharing Policy
The Taraba state government through the state Ministry of Health has joined other states to adopt the National Task-Shifting and Task-Sharing Policy for essential health care services.
NLC, NANNM threaten strike over salary arrears
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) have threatened to embark on strike if government fails to pay their two-month salary arrears. Speaking at the opening of this year’s International Nurses and Midwives Week in Abuja, National President of NANNM, Musa Mamman, explained that two months salaries of…