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Doctors strike: Actress, baby die during delivery

An actress died while giving birth in Kilifi County on Tuesday as health services in public hospitals around the country remained grounded due to the clinical officers and nurses’ strike. The nurses’ strike has lasted for 106 days. Reports say her baby also died a few minutes after she passed …

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ASUU NEC holds decisive meeting Thursday

The National Executive Council of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, will meet today in Abuja to adopt a position on the concessions offered by the Nigerian government. The negotiation team of ASUU had on Friday requested one week to submit the government’s offers to its members for consultation …

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BREAKNG: Resident doctors call off strike

Resident doctors call off strike

The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, in the early hours of Thursday announced the suspension of its strike which started on September 4 2017, after a meeting between officials of the Federal Government and representatives of NARD. The strike has crippled activities in public hospitals across Nigeria. Chairman of …

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Resident doctors meeting deadlocked as strike continues

The meeting of the executives of the National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, has been deadlocked. The meeting was called to review government’s offers to the striking doctors with a view to call off the strike. The meeting, which started at 11 p.m. in Abuja ended at 7 a.m. for …

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ASUU Strike: Lecturers reach agreement with FG

The striking university lecturers, ASUU, have agreed to consider the federal government’s offer and suspend their strike. The agreement comes after 12 hours, 30 minutes of a closed door meeting between ASUU and a government delegation in Abuja. The leadership of ASUU, however, said though it accepted the proposal presented …

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ASUU, FG to meet Thursday over strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, will on Thursday hold a crucial meeting with the federal government, exactly a week since the lecturers refused to show up for a meeting with the government delegation. The meeting is at the instance of the ministers of labour and education and was …

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UCH Doctors Join Nationwide Strike

Resident doctors at University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, on Tuesday, joined their counterparts in the ongoing nationwide strike. The association’s UCH branch President, Dr Olusegun Olaopa, confirmed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ibadan. Olaopa said that the commencement of the strike was in …

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Resident doctors start nationwide strike

Resident doctors across Nigeria have commenced a nationwide indefinite strike. The doctors resolved to proceed on the strike after a meeting of its national leadership that ended in the early hours of Monday. In a brief statement obtained by Vanguard Newspapers, the President of the National Association of Resident Doctors, …

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