contact_phoneCall us +234 (0) 9073530044

BUSINESS

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, is displeased over the brain drain phenomenon that has hit the medical sector in the country.

todayOctober 21, 2022 6

Background
share close

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, is displeased over the brain drain phenomenon that has hit the medical sector in the country.

Gbajabiamila described as unacceptable, a situation whereby over 2,000  resident doctors have left the shores of the country, with about 800 leaving in the last eight months, bringing the average to about a hundred medical doctors leaving the country monthly in search of better working conditions.

He, however, said it was time for the government to holistically address the issues responsible for the negative trend.

Speaking during a courtesy call to his office on Thursday by the executives of the National Association of Resident Doctors, led by the President, Dr. Emeka Orji, Gbajabiamila, however, cautioned that the issue of funding must be properly situated within the context of the prevailing global economic situation since Nigeria is not an island.

Written by: EaglesFM

Rate it

Previous post

NEWS

FG to replace migrated doctors -Health minister

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, says there are enough medical doctors in the country, and the Federal Government is working toward achieving "a one-for-one replacement" for any medical doctor who resigns and leaves the country. Ehanire made the revelation on Tuesday in Abuja during a media conference. He also said there was no embargo on the employment of doctors and other health personnel in the country. “There is […]

todayAugust 24, 2022 49

Post comments (0)

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

About
eaglesfm_logo

Eagles FM Abuja Nigeria provides information, entertainment & empowerment it’s listeners.

 “Your Radio Experience, You Can Count On”

Contact us
Address
download streaming app
Privacy Policy
0%
%d bloggers like this: