National Association of Resident Doctors cancel nationwide strike

National Association of Resident Doctors cancel nationwide strike

National Resident doctors cancel nationwide strike
The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has cancelled their initial strike.

Following an appeal by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum and other stakeholders, the National Association of Resident Doctors cancelled  its strike with effect from Monday, June 22, 2020.

The organisation said it took the decision in order to enable the government time to fulfill outstanding demands.

NARD made the announcement in a communique read to journalists by its President, Dr. Aliyu Sokomba, on Sunday in Abuja after its National Executive Council meeting attended by over 300 members.