Breaking: FG Releases N4.5bn For Striking Doctors

NMA had embarked on a nationwide strike. The striking Doctors have expressed dissatisfaction on the payments of their hazardous allowances. NMA Alleged most state governments of frustrating the union. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, on Friday, disclosed that the Federal Government has released N4.5bn to 31 federal teaching hospitals and medical centres nationwide. He said the sum covered hazard and inducement allowances of striking doctors for April and May. Ngige disclosed this to State House correspondents shortly after he, the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire; and…

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