Nigeria- FG Reinstates Sacked Resident Doctors

A spokesman for the Minister for Health, MrDan Nwomeh issued a statement on Twitter announcing that the Federal Government had reinstated 16, 000 sacked resident doctors in Nigeria after over two months of strike action.

On Thursday, the Minister for health Onyebuchi Chukwu had insisted that the doctors remained sacked and that he hadn’t reveived any directive to the contrary.

The news of the reinstatement will be well received by the thousands of doctors who have gone without pay for the past couple of months while the NMA and the government argued over pay and working conditions.


Related News

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Download NL Magazine Latest Issue

Naija Living UK is a subsidiary of Talk Media Ltd.
Registered in England and Wales.