Fresh 91 Nigerian-trained doctors licensed in 15 days in UK
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Fresh 91 Nigerian-trained doctors licensed in 15 days in UK

…statistics also showed that between January 1, 2022, and September 30, 2022, about 1,307 Nigerian-trained-doctors were licensed in the UK No fewer than fresh Ninty-One (91) Nigerian-trained doctors have been licensed by the United Kingdom’s General Medical Council. Accreditation of the 91 doctors occurred over 15 days between October 10 and October 25, 2022 it

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Nigeria Medical Association canvasses special number plates for doctors 3
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Nigeria Medical Association canvasses special number plates for doctors

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) in Anambra state has urged the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) to issue special number plates for its members for easy identification. The state Chairman, Dr. Jide Onyekwelu made the appeal during a visit with newly elected Executives of the Nigeria Medical Association(NMA), Anambra State Branch to the FRSC Anambra

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Cross River Doctors Accuse Governor Ayade Of Hiding COVID-19 Patients, Declare Indefinite Strike 4
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Cross River Doctors Accuse Governor Ayade Of Hiding COVID-19 Patients, Declare Indefinite Strike

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) Cross River State chapter has withdrawn its services from all medical facilities in the state. This contained in a letter addressed to the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, from the state chairman of the association, Agam Ayuk, on Sunday. Ayuk wondered why the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), was

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Stop labelling doctors criminals over death of patients - NMA boss 5
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Stop labelling doctors criminals over death of patients – NMA boss

Newly elected chairman of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Anambra state chapter, Dr. Jide Onyekwelu has raised the alarm over spate of harassment, arrests and dehumanization of its members following deaths of patients in hospitals across the country. He also regretted the society’s negative perception of doctors, which it noted contributed to the attribution of

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Medical Association Hits FG Over Failure to Contain Coronavirus Spread
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Don’t near COVID19 patients without protective gear, NMA warns Health workers

The Delta State chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association has warned its members and other health workers not to go near any COVID-19 patients without appropriate Personal Protective Equipment. The association said doctors and healthcare workers need to be adequately protected to save lives. Dr Ekeneam Omo, who is the state Chairman of NMA, while

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Ogun Doctors Alarmed Over Possible Spread of Coronavirus, Begs for Lockdown
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Ogun Doctors Alarmed Over Possible Spread of Coronavirus, Begs for Lockdown

The Ogun State, chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association has raised the alarm over the possible spread of COVID-19 in the state. It, therefore, asked the state Governor, Dapo Abiodun, to lock down the state for at least two weeks in view of the increasing cases of COVID–19 across the country. The State Chairman of the association,

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Medical Association Hits FG Over Failure to Contain Coronavirus Spread
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Medical Association Hits FG Over Failure to Contain Coronavirus Spread

The Nigerian Medical Association lashed out at the federal and state governments for failing to contain the spread of the disease. The NMA, in a statement by its President, Dr Francis Faduyile, raised the alarm over the absence of respirators and other equipment at some of the designated coronavirus isolation centres across the country. The NMA

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