Lagos Doctors Call Off Strike

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has called off its strike and asked its members in Lagos to return to work as from Thursday, May 21, 2020.

Lagos doctorsThe doctors say they have received assurance and a level of confidence from the authorities that they will be allowed to perform their duties freely as essential workers.

The Lagos branch of the NMA in a statement said the industrial action “is hereby reversed and our members are hereby directed to resume work from 6 p.m. today”.Read more: We”ll Only Admit Severe Cases Of Coronavirus At Isolation Centre – LAsG Govt

The reason for the strike action was because doctors were being rough handled and prevented from performing their medical suites.Photo Credit: Twitter

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