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FG proposes retirement age of 65 years for doctors

The Federal Government has announced that it is proposing to increase the retirement age for normal health workers and doctors to 65 years, and 70 years for consultants,...

Over 10,000 health workers infected in Africa – WHO

Over 10,000 health workers have been infected with COVID-19 in Africa so far. The World Health Organization (WHO) said this on Thursday, at a virtual media briefing. WHO...

Number of Nigerian doctors in United Kingdom rises to 7,875

At least 7,875 Nigerian doctors are currently practicing in the United Kingdom. This statistics is according to the United Kingdom’s General Medical Council. The GMC,...

Cross River doctors begin indefinite strike

Doctors in Cross River State have embarked on an indefinite strike over COVID-19 concerns in the state. Under the aegis of the Nigeria Medical Association, the doctors...