Posts Tagged ‘Doctors’

China’s Doctors, Fighting the Coronavirus, Beg for Masks

In the hospital where Yu Yajie works, nurses, doctors and other medical professionals fighting the new coronavirus have also been fighting dire shortages. They have used tape to patch up battered protective masks, repeatedly reused goggles meant for one-time use, and wrapped their shoes in plastic bags for lack of specialized coverings. Ms. Yu is now lying […]

Doctors Migration: Nigeria Heading for Catastrophe- NMA

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), says the country’s health sector is heading for catastrophe except the federal government will urgently halt the current rate of migration of medical and dental practitioners. NMA made this disclosure in a statement signed by its President and Secretary-General Dr. Frances Faduyile and Dr. Olumuyiwa Odusote at the end of […]

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Buhari Undertakes Medical Trip To London

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 undertake a four-day trip to the United Kingdom on appointment with his doctors. A presidency statement on Monday night confirmed speculation that “in the course of the technical stop-over for aircraft maintenance in London on his way back from Washington last week, the President had a meeting […]
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Doctors Protest Excessive Salary Increase

In Canada, more than 500 doctors and residents, as well as over 150 medical students, have signed a public letter protesting their own pay raises. “We, Quebec doctors who believe in a strong public system, oppose the recent salary increases negotiated by our medical federations,” the letter says. The group say they are offended that […]

Resident Doctors Strike: FG has Honoured its Part of Agreement.

The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has expressed optimism that the striking workers under the National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, across the country would soon resume duty. The doctors had embarked on a nationwide strike on September 4, crippling all health services at secondary and tertiary healthcare facilities across the nation. Mr. Adewole told […]

Governor Fayose Receives Corpses of Ekiti Doctors (PICTURES)

Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose receiving the ‘seven unforgettables’at Fajuyi roundabout, Ado Ekiti.