Resident doctors suspend nationwide strike action

Resident doctors under the aegies of National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have suspended their indefinite strike action, which commenced on June 15, 2020.

They acknowledged provision of personal protective equipment (PPEs) in some hospitals but said there were still needs for sustained supplies.

The doctors also announced the Medical Residency Training funding has been included in the revised 2020 budget through the intervention of Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila and will be implemented as soon as the budget is assented to the President.

They however gave the Federal Government four weeks to make good its promises.

More details to come…

Muhammad A. Aliyu

Muhammad Ameer Aliyu, is a prolific journalist who joined Okay Nigeria in 2015 with the aim staying committed to bringing more positive growth to the digital news platform. He is the Senior editor at Okay Nigeria.
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