Reps want new doctors recruited to replace those leaving Nigeria

The House of Representatives has called for the recruitment of medical personnel to replace doctors and other health workers, who have quit Federal Government jobs and left Nigeria for better offers in other countries. The call is coming at a…

Enugu to recruit 1,300 health workers

No fewer than 1,300 health workers of various specialisations will be employed Enugu State, an official said on Saturday. Dr Okechukwu Ossai, Administrator of Enugu State Hospital Management Board, revealed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu.…

476 health workers contract COVID-19 in Abuja

Four hundred and seventy six health workers have contracted COVID-19 in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) since the first case was recorded in February. Anthony Ogunleye, spokesman for the FCT Minister, Mohammed Bello, made the disclosure in a statement yesterday.…

Obi hails health workers for ‘brave fight’ against COVID-19

Mr Peter Obi has encouraged health workers nationwide to see their profession as a very noble one through which they can render selfless service to humanity. The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections…

LASUTH places three health workers on isolation

The Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja, says it has placed three of its health workers on isolation after their contact with a patient who died of COVID-19. Dr Ibrahim Mustafa, the Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC) of LASUTH,…

Military set to deploy 80 doctors

As part of efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic, the Nigerian military is set to deploy 80 medical personnel to complement the number of health workers fighting the virus. Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Major General John Enenche, who made the…

FG threatens striking health workers, says return to work now (Nation)

The Federal Government said last night that the indefinite strike action embarked upon by health workers under the auspices of the Joint Health Sector Unions was unjustified, threatening to invoke the relevant labour laws in dealing with the striking workers…

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