LAUTECH resident doctors begin 5-day warning strike

The Association of Resident Doctors, Ladoke Akintola University Teaching Hospital chapter, has called on its members to embark on a five-day warning strike from June 29. This directive was in a statement jointly signed by the NARD President, Dr. Abraham Akinbola and the General Secretary, Dr. Abubakar Usman. The statement, made available to journalists on […]

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FG to begin payment of doctors allowance today –Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, says the Federal Government will begin the payment of allowances of striking resident doctors on Tuesday (today). Ngige disclosed this on Monday night on a live TV interview. He urged the striking doctors to be patient with government. The minister said the Federal Government has the […]

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Doctors on COVID-19 duty strike next week

The National Association of Resident Doctors, the umbrella body of all doctors working in government health facilities, has issued a notice of strike effective Monday, June 15, 2020. The association said the call to strike also includes doctors attending to COVID-19 patients and other emergencies. The National President of NARD, Dr Aliyu Sokomba, said this […]

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Resident doctors threaten strike, issue 14-day ultimatum

The Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the Federal Government to immediately implement all the agreements it had with the Association or it will embark on an indefinite strike. The ultimatum was issued by the NARD in Bauchi on Saturday at the end of its 2020 Ordinary General Meeting with […]

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Kaduna health workers defy El-Rufai, begin strike

Over 11,000 health workers under the aegis of Kaduna State Health Care Workers Union and Associations began a seven-day warning strike yesterday following the state government’s decision to deduct 25 per cent from their salaries. T hey said the deduction was done in violation of the Labour Act. The health workers said in a communiqué […]

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