STRIKE PARALYSES MEDICAL SERVICES AT FMC, YENAGOA, LUTH, UNTH, UCH, OTHERS By Oluwaseun Raheem with Agency Reports
The three-day warning strike declared by members of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has paralysed health care delivery at most of the Federal Government hospitals across the country.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that NARD declared a nationwide warning strike on Monday, to press for the payment of outstanding salaries and allowances for its members.
Also joined in the strike were members the Joint Health Sector Unions at the FMC, Yenagoa, over non-payment of promotion arrears.
At the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Dr Ugoeze Asinobi, chairman, FMC, Yenagoa chapter of NARD, said members of the association complied with the directive of their national body.
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