NBA, NMA bemoan rising insecurity in Edo, urges action to end killings
Edo State wings of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) and Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), yesterday, expressed concern over rising insecurity in the state, urging the state government and security agencies to tackle the situation without further delay.
NMA confirms death of 16 doctors, warns of COVID-19 spike
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) yesterday confirmed that COVID-19 killed 16 doctors, with 321 infected by the virus while treating patients.
FG denies placing order for Russian vaccine
The Federal Government (FG), yesterday, said Nigeria had not placed order for any vaccines from Russia. It made the clarification following reports that about 20 countries
Doctors suspend strike in Ondo
The Medical doctors under the auspices of the National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP), in Ondo State on Monday suspended it one-month-old strike.
Cross River faults NMA, insists it observes extant COVID-19 protocols
The Cross River government yesterday faulted the July 22, 2020 petition by the state branch of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) to the Minister of Health, Dr. Ehanire Osagie, accusing it of undermining the existing COVID-19 protocols of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)
Nigerian Medical Association suspends strike in Cross River
The Nigerian Medical Association in Cross River has suspended its indefinite withdrawal of services in all public and private hospitals in the state.
Cross River government defers partial resumption of schools
Following Federal Government’s directives, the Cross River State government has shelved its plans of partial resumption of schools in the state on Monday, June 16, 2020.
NMA not a full-time job, says Ujah
The newly-elected President of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and current Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Medical Sciences, Otukpo in Benue State, Prof. Innocent Ujah, has clarified that the NMA is not a full-time job,
3 doctors test positive to COVID-19 in Nasarawa State, says NMA
The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) says three doctors have tested positive for the COVID-19 in Nasarawa State.
COVID-19 : NMA writes President Buhari over situation in Kogi state, seeks intervention
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has expressed worries over the way and manner the Kogi State government is handling the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to call the State Governor and his officials to order immediately and also issue an order granting unfettered access and protection to NCDC officials into Kogi State and do all that is necessary to contain COVID-19.