Kaduna Doctors Partially Comply As NARD Resumes Strike

Kaduna Doctors Partially Comply As NARD Resumes Strike 2
Logo of the National Association of resident Doctors (NARD).

 

 

The nationwide strike embarked upon by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) over their unresolved settlement with the Federal Government has been partially complied with by resident docs in Kaduna State.

NARD had on Saturday directed its members throughout the nation to embark on a complete strike on Monday following irregularities within the fee of salaries to the home officers.

National President of the affiliation, Dr Okhuaihesuyi Uyilawa, had throughout a gathering in Umuahia, blamed the commercial motion on the lack of the Federal Government to satisfy the calls for of the docs.

But in Kaduna State, there was partial compliance with the directive issued by the nationwide physique of NARD on Monday.

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While resident docs within the federal tertiary hospitals such because the National Eye Centre and Ahmadu Bello Teaching hospital Zaria have complied with the directive by the nationwide physique, their counterparts on the state-owned hospitals,  are but to hitch within the strike.

The President of the Association of Resident Doctors at National Eye Centre, Dr. Sadiq Suleiman instructed Channels Television on the phone that the docs are unlikely to renew till their calls for are met.

However, it’s a  totally different story on the state-owned Barau Dikko Teaching hospital, as docs provided full companies like in a traditional state of affairs, with each in and outpatients being attended to by the docs.

President of the Association of Resident Doctors within the hospital, Dr Sayyid Muhammed mentioned they’re but to hitch within the strike as they’ve their very own native points.

He, nevertheless, threatened that they won’t hesitate to hitch within the nationwide strike if the federal authorities didn’t yield to the calls for of the National Association of Resident Doctors over-improved welfare of their members and scientific companies.

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Kaduna Doctors Partially Comply As NARD Resumes Strike

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