Resident Doctors Suspend Strike

Resident Doctors Suspend Strike
 

The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, has suspended its strike. The suspension was announced in the early hours of Thursday after a meeting of the executives the association. PREMIUM TIMES reported how the doctors failed to reach a decision in an earlier meeting. The strike by the doct...

Posted on Sep 14, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 14, 2017

Resident Doctors Continue With Strike Despite 13-hour Meeting With FG

Resident Doctors Continue With Strike Despite 13-hour Meeting With FG
 

SAN FRANCISCO, September 07 (THEWILL) – The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, on Thursday refused to call off the industrial action it embarked upon despite holding a marathon meeting with representatives of the Federal Government at the Federal Secretariat in Abuja. The 13-hour meet...

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 7, 2017

Resident Doctors Begin Nationwide Strike Monday

Resident Doctors Begin Nationwide Strike Monday
 

By Adebayo Waheed, Ibadan The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARDs) has threatened to embark on an indefinite nationwide strike, beginning from Monday, to protest non-payment of their salaries. The president of NARDs, Dr Olusegun Olaopa of University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan, who dis...

Posted on Sep 2, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 2, 2017

Resident Doctors Ends 7-Day Warning Strike, Give 21 Days Ultimatum

Resident Doctors Ends 7-Day Warning Strike, Give 21 Days Ultimatum
 

The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, on Wednesday ended it seven days nationwide warning strike and gave the Federal Government another 21 days ultimatum to meet its demands. John Onyebueze, president of the association, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria,...

Posted on Jan 25, 2017 - Last updated on Jan 26, 2017

Resident Doctors: We are Resolute to Withdraw Services January 2 if Demands are not Met

Resident Doctors: We are Resolute to Withdraw Services January 2 if Demands are not Met
 

The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has urged the Federal Government to urgently intervene in the lingering crises in the health sector to avert an impending strike by doctors. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that NARD had issued a three-week strike notice that is expected t...

Posted on Dec 26, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 26, 2016

Looming Strike: Resident Doctors Urge Nigerian Govt to Intervene

Looming Strike: Resident Doctors Urge Nigerian Govt to Intervene
 

The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, has urged the Federal Government to urgently intervene in the lingering crises in the health sector to avert an impending strike by doctors. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, recalls that NARD had issued a three-week strike notice that is expected t...

Posted on Dec 26, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 26, 2016

Resident Doctors Threaten Strike From January 2

Resident Doctors Threaten Strike From January 2
 

The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, has given the Federal Government up to January 2 to implement the National Health Act and other demands or face withdrawal of service. Addressing journalists in Enugu after its emergency executive committee meeting in Abuja, its President, John Ony...

Posted on Dec 19, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 20, 2016

Medical, Dental Consultants Fault FG On Sacking Of Resident Doctors

Medical, Dental Consultants Fault FG On Sacking Of Resident Doctors
 

BEVERLY HILLS, August 22, (THEWILL) – The Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) has faulted the Federal Government’s sacking of 16,000 Resident Doctors across the country, saying it will greatly affect the delivery of specialist health care services in Nigeria. The A...

Posted on Aug 22, 2014 - Last updated on Aug 22, 2014

LUTH resident doctors embark on protest over suspension

LUTH resident doctors embark on protest over suspension
 

The Association of Resident Doctors, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH-ARD) Chapter, Idi-Araba, on Monday protested the suspension of residency training in all the federal teaching hospitals by the Federal Government. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Minister of Health, Prof....

Posted on Aug 18, 2014 - Last updated on Aug 18, 2014

Association Urges FG To Rescind Sack Of Resident Doctors

Association Urges FG To Rescind Sack Of Resident Doctors
 

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Lagos Chapter, has appealed to the Federal Government to reverse its directive and withdraw its circular sacking resident doctors in the country. The Chairman of NMA, Dr Tope Ojo, made the appeal at a news conference in Lagos on Saturday. The News Agency of Ni...

Posted on Aug 17, 2014 - Last updated on Aug 17, 2014

Ex-NMA President Enabulele Faults FG Over Sacking Of Resident Doctors

Ex-NMA President Enabulele Faults FG Over Sacking Of Resident Doctors
 

SAN FRANCISCO, August 15, (THEWILL) – A Vice President of the Commonwealth Medical Association and immediate past president of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Dr. Osahon Enabulele, has condemned Thursday’s suspension of Doctors Residency Training programme in the country and the sack of...

Posted on Aug 15, 2014 - Last updated on Aug 15, 2014

Jonathan suspends resident doctors indefinitely

Jonathan suspends resident doctors indefinitely
 

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday suspended resident doctors working in Federal Government hospitals. The suspension came in the heat of the hoopla the few cases of the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) has caused. A Federal Government circular on August 13 said the action was taken to address t...

Posted on Aug 15, 2014 - Last updated on Aug 15, 2014

Permanent Voter Cards For FCT Ready For Distribution, Says Resident Electoral Commissioner

Permanent Voter Cards For FCT Ready For Distribution, Says Resident Electoral Commissioner
 

The Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Federal Capital Territory, Dr Godwin Kwanga, said on Thursday that the Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) for FCT residents were ready for distribution. Kwanga, who made this known at a news conference in Abuja, said that the Independent National Electoral Commiss...

Posted on Aug 14, 2014 - Last updated on Aug 14, 2014

Resident Doctors Resume Duty In Lagos Hospitals, After Warning Strike

Resident Doctors Resume Duty In Lagos Hospitals, After Warning Strike
 

Resident doctors in the government-owned hospitals in Lagos on Thursday resumed duty following the suspension of their three-day warning strike over some unresolved issues affecting them. A Correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) who visited some of the hospitals reports that the doctors w...

Posted on Jun 5, 2014 - Last updated on Jun 5, 2014

Resident doctors’ strike grounds hospitals nationwide

Resident doctors’ strike grounds hospitals nationwide
 

By Our Reporters   For the umpteenth time resident doctors across the country on Monday dropped their stethoscope for a three-day warning strike to square up with government they claimed had refused to implement previous agreements it had reached with them. The warning strike was declared by th...

Posted on Jun 3, 2014 - Last updated on Jun 3, 2014

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