Tag: Nigerian Medical Association

YNaijaAugust 24, 2023

Elevator Tragedy: Unfit Elevator Blamed for Doctor’s Demise; Tobi Amusan Secures Spot in 100m Hurdles Final at World Championships | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Elevator ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 20, 2020

Doctors on ‘revenge mission’ over arrest of colleagues | The #YNaijaCover

In today’s YNaija Cover, the Lagos state chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) issued a sit-at-home directive to its ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 18, 2018

The Late 5: FG dismisses claims on shutdown of Ikoyi Registry, Health Sector Unions call for sack of Health Minister and other stories

Here are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Federal Government has faulted claims by the Lagos State Government ...

AzeezOctober 24, 2017

Doctors reject FG’s attempt to ban private practice

The Nigerian Medical Association on Monday rejected attempt by the Federal Government to stop private practice by doctors working in public ...

Isime EseneJune 28, 2016

Opinion: Sacking of doctors – an irresponsible display and show of anarchy

by Abiola Akintunde On June 21st, it was shocking that Nigeria could once again retrace the path of anarchy, as ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 3, 2016

Dettol emphasizes breaking the chain of infection at NMA conference (PHOTOS)

Dettol, a global leader in the health and hygiene from the stable of RB (Reckitt Benckiser), partnered with the Nigerian ...

YEditorSeptember 3, 2014

Big red flag: NMA says some states are not ready to fight #Ebola

by Godwin Akanfe The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has raised the red flag over what it described as the ill-preparedness ...

SolaAugust 24, 2014

JUST IN: NMA calls off strike, doctors to resume on Monday

by S’ola Filani   The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, has suspended its over two-month old strike – all Nigerian doctors ...

SolaAugust 21, 2014

FG makes a u-turn – Resident doctors were suspended, not fired

by S’ola Filani   The Federal Government has denied ordering the sack of striking members of the Nigeria Medical Association ...

SolaAugust 17, 2014

Let us sack Ebola not Doctors – Atiku throws in his two kobo on sacking of resident doctors

by S’ola Filani Hours after the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) rejected the federal government’s directive on the sack of 16,000 ...

David CyrilAugust 12, 2014

Forget Ebola: Bayelsa health workers go on indefinite strike, abandon the sick

  by David Cyril   Today, an indefinite strike has been undertaken by the Health workers of the Federal Medical ...

January 5, 2014

Why Nigeria doctors suspended their planned nationwide strike

by Oge Okonkwo The Nigerian Medical Association has suspended its proposed industrial action which was scheduled to begin on Monday, ...

December 20, 2013

The strike continues: Nigerian doctors’ National Executive Committee meeting ends in deadlock

by Oke Efagene The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), has decided to continue with the ...

May 3, 2013

Stop employing doctors as casual workers – NMA President warns

by Rachel Ogbu Chairman, Nigerian Medical Association, Osahon Enabulele, has warned that employing doctors on casual basis could damage the ...

April 3, 2013

Poor work conditions: “Youth corps doctors are unwilling to serve here” – NMA Akwa Ibom chapter

by Rachel Ogbu Youth corps doctors are unwilling to serve in Akwa Ibom State because of extreme poor conditions in health sector ...

January 23, 2013

These guys are serious: Health minister says medical treatment abroad will soon be banned

by Rachel Ogbu   The Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu recently announced plans to stop Nigerians from travelling abroad for medical treatment ...

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