The Nigeria Governors’ Forum yesterday resolved to review the concerns of the resident doctors and interface with the Federal and State Ministries of health to address the concerns of resident doctors in the country by settling backlog of salaries where such existed.
Members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) have resolved to address the concerns raised by resident doctors, who recently suspended their nationwide strike after the NGF’s intervention. The NGF promised to work with the Federal Ministry of Health and state Ministries of Health to ensure effective resolution of the grievances.
The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the World Bank N3.7 billion COVID-19 response suport to states and the FCT.
The leadership of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) on Saturday night communicated its resolve to suspend the ongoing nationwide strike which commenced on Monday, 16th June 2020.
Worried by the challenge of insecurity in the country, the Northern Governors Forum met on Thursday 18th June 2020 to review the security situation in the Northern Region. The meeting conducted via teleconferencing was presided over by Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Plateau State, Simon Bako Lalong.
The State Governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) have applauded President Muhammadu Buhari over his decision to postpone the formal publication of Executive Order #10 of 2020 in the Official Gazette to enable further consultations among all stakeholders.