FG bans leave of absence for health workers

The Federal Government has placed a ban on leave of absence for health professionals relocating abroad. The Minister of State for Health, Dr Tunji Alausa, who disclosed this during his visit to the Neuro Psychiatric Hospital, Aro in Abeokuta, said the directive was contained in the Executive Order issued by President Bola Tinubu, and explained […]

The Federal Government has declared a state of emergency in Nigeria’s health sector

The Coordinating Minister for Health and Social Welfare, Dr Muhammed Ali Pate said thenation’s health facilities are in bad shape, adding that there is a need for an urgentintervention.He made the declaration at the 64th National Council on Health being held in Ekiti,where salient issues around the health sector are up for discussion.