Tag: resident doctors

Bernard DayoApril 5, 2021

Buhari’s UK medical trip is once again showing the failure of Nigeria’s healthcare

Just before the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) embarked on an indefinite strike on April 1, 2021, President Buhari ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaSeptember 11, 2020

5,141 Smart card readers perish in Ondo INEC fire, Kaduna Assembly approves castration as punishment for rapists | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

The Kaduna House of Assembly has approved castration as punishment for those convicted of rape, following the amendment of the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 3, 2017

Resident doctors in Kaduna begin indefinite strike

Residents doctors in Kaduna have begun an indefinite strike Tuesday, decrying the deplorable state of healthcare facilities in state government ...

AzeezSeptember 14, 2017

Just In: Resident doctors suspend strike

The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, has suspended its strike, Premium Times reports. The suspension was announced in the ...

Samuel OkikeSeptember 11, 2017

The Late 5: Melaye’s recall process back on track; Trump honours 9/11 victims; and other top stories

Good evening. Here are the top 5 stories that drove conversation today: A Federal High court in Abuja has dismissed ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 11, 2017

Resident doctors to evaluate FG’s offer tomorrow

The leadership of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) says it will meet on Tuesday to evaluate the response ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 7, 2017

Resident doctors continue strike despite meeting with FG

As reported by The Cable, the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has refused to call off its strike despite ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 7, 2017

Ngige says money has been disbursed for payment of backlog of resident doctors

As announced by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has begun the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 6, 2017

It is an industrial rascality | Labour minister, Ngige speaks on resident doctors strike

The minister of labour and employment, Chris Ngige has described the strike of resident doctors as an “act of rascality”. ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 5, 2017

Medical council say resident doctors’ strike is illegal

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) has declared the ongoing strike by members of the National Association of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 1, 2017

10 injured as doctors, security officers clash in LUTH (WATCH)

Resident doctors at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) recently had a face-off with some security officials in the bid ...

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 ...

Dele BenjaminJune 22, 2016

Resident Doctors agree to suspend strike… after being sacked by FG

Following a meeting with stakeholders in the health sector on Tuesday evening, the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has ...

YEditorAugust 29, 2014

Federal Government reverses decision to sack resident doctors

by Godwin Akanfe The Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu, has announced that suspension of the residency training programme in ...

SolaAugust 28, 2014

It’s good that the NMA called off its strike, but Resident Doctors STILL remain sacked – Health Minister

by S’ola Filani Despite news reportage on the resumption of duties of doctors and the calls to reinstate resident doctors, ...

YEditorAugust 20, 2014

Doctors give their take on the FG and the resident doctors’ sack [WATCH]

by David Cyril and Hycinth Iyereosa [slideshow_deploy id=’297393′] We promise to stay on top of the situation as regards the ...

YEditorAugust 15, 2014

Why did the FG sack all resident doctors in Nigeria? [FIND OUT]

The federal government has explained why it ordered the immediate sack of resident doctors in federal hospitals as well as the ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 14, 2014

Striking doctors terminated by President Jonathan [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju President Goodluck Jonathan has authorized the termination of doctors across federal hospitals in Nigeria with immediate effect. ...

October 25, 2013

Strike called off: Resident doctors nationwide return to work

  The President, National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), Dr Jibril Abdullahi, said on Friday the nationwide strike by the ...

October 10, 2013

“We can’t trust the government,” Resident doctors say as they vow to continue strike

by ‘Jola Sotubo Resident doctors in the country have maintained their stance on the ongoing strike after they accused the ...

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