Over 150 Resident doctors in Bauchi join nationwide strike

Over 150 members of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) in Bauchi State have joined their colleagues across the country to embark on a nationwide strike.

The Doctors who are staff of ATBUTH, Bauchi and Federal Medical Centre in Azare were seen sitting in groups at the two hospitals in compliance with the directives of the national body.

DAILY POST reports that the Branch Chairman of NARD in Bauchi, Dr Mohammed Nur Algazali, said the branch has no option but to join the strike as the struggle is for the benefit of all health workers.

“The situation is pathetic and unfortunate, but, we just have to embark on the strike action to press home our demands. Yes, we are complying with the directive of our national body for a total indefinite nationwide strike and all centres are to comply based on what is contained in the communique”

“All Teaching Hospitals and Federal Medical Centers in Nigeria have fully complied. We…

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