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FG Expresses Concern As NMA Threatens To Join Doctors’ Strike

The Federal Government has expressed concern about the 21-day strike notice issued by the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) over the alleged failure of the Government to meet the demands of the striking resident Doctors. Fielding questions from Newsmen on the threat by the NMA, the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said Doctors should stop […]

Strike: FG Directs Payment Of Over 450 Medical Doctors

As part of steps to end the on-going strike that has paralysed many Hospitals, the Federal Government has directed the immediate payment of salary arrears of over 450 Medical Doctors who are mostly House Officers. Also, the Government said it has started discussing with the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and other health Associations on the […]

COVID-19: Eight Medical Doctors Test Positive In Zamfara

The Nigeria Medical Association in Zamfara state has confirmed that eight doctors have tested positive to the COVID-19. The Vice-Chairman of the NMA in the state, Dr Mannir Bature said the eight doctors were infected in the line of duty at various public hospitals in the state. He, however, called on the Zamfara State Ministry […]

Lagos NMA Directs Doctors, Health Workers To Stay At Home

The Lagos State branch of the Nigerian Medical Association has directed its members to stay at home in protest of the frequent harassment by security operatives enforcing the curfew order in the state. The directive which takes effect from 6 pm today, Wednesday, May 20, 2020 was contained in a statement signed by the Chairman, […]