UCH Resident Doctors Commence Strike, Say Consultants on Ground
Residents Doctors at the University College Hospital, UCH, Ibadan, have embarked on an indefinite strike.
Chairman, Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, UCH, Dr. Akin Sodipo, confirmed this while speaking with Radio Nigeria.
He noted that the action was in compliance with directives from the national body of the association.
Dr. Sodipo maintained that the strike was to press home their demands which include payment of three months salary of over two hundred medical officers and increment of hazard allowance.
Dr Sodipo who pointed out that meetings were on-going however, added that consultants were on the ground to attend to patients.