NMA DECRIES SATE OF THE HEALTH SECTOR, DECLARE SUPPORT TO ASUU ON STRIKE..
Written by AIGBOKHAEBHO OKHUELEIGBE on August 16, 2022
Nigeria Medical Association(NMA) Oyo State branch has called on the Federal Government to declare a State of Emergency on Nigeria’s health sector, lamenting the current situation as being a very frustrating period for Nigerian doctors.
Oyo NMA Chairman, Ayotunde James said doctors are not happy about their poor working conditions.
He decried the state of health infrastructures, brain drain, and the hazard doctors are not exposed to daily as well as the delay in the promotion of personnel.
He said the strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU) is genuine and called on all Nigerians to support them even as he urged highly placed citizens to advise the Federal Government to address the issues once and for all.