Punch reports that Dr Dare Ishaya, The National President of NARD, gave out this information during an interview in Abuja. Although, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has defied truth in the claim. As recalled earlier, reports had it that last week, the association after interventions by the Nigerian Medical Association, had put […]
Members of The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors have resumed work after calling off their 64-day nationwide strike. According to Channels TV, the Chief Medical Director of the Lagos State University (LASUTH), Professor Adetokunbo Fabamwo, reported that patients in various departments and clinical areas were being attended to. Meanwhile, the NARD President at the Lagos […]
The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have revealed the real reason for suspending the two-month-old strike.
Nigerian doctors, under the umbrella of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) on Monday morning, suspended its nationwide strike after nine weeks. On August 2nd, resident doctors commenced the industrial action due to poor treatment of its members and unfavorable working conditions. NARD’s demands demanding, amongst other issues, the payment of COVID-19 treatment allowances […]
Over the weekend, the President of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari met with the Nigerian Medical Association. The purpose of the meeting was to address the ongoing Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors on strike. During the meeting, the President pleaded for health workers to return to their posts. He urged them to go back to work […]
The FG has urged the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) to call off the ongoing strike. In response, the FG has stated they would withdraw their case against them from the NIC. The strike began in July by the National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD. They complained about unpaid salaries and poor […]