Chris Ngige appeals to the NARD to shelve their industrial action

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige has appealed to the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) to shelve their industrial action as the Federal Government continues to negotiate with the union to end the strike.

He made the appeal during an interview on as resident doctors strike enters Day 59. Ngige went further to ask NARD to reconsider their position, get back to work tomorrow or next and then come back again for discussions.

The Minister also reacted to the court case filed by the Federal Government against the striking doctors.According to him, it is the Federal Ministry of Health and the office of the Attorney General of the Federation that can withdraw the case from court.


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