Covid-19: Doctors Issue 14-Day Ultimatum To Ondo State Govt

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The National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP), Ondo state branch, has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the state government, ahead of its planned industrial action.

This is contained in a statement by the association’s chairman, Dr Aina Oluwafemi. NAGGMDP is an affiliate of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), the umbrella body for all general duty doctors engaged by the state’s Ministry offer Health (MOH) and the Hospitals’ Management Board (HMB). Others are the Ondo State Primary Health Care Development Board (OSPHCDB), Ondo State Contributory Health Commission (ODCHC) and the Ondo State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (OSOPADEC).

The University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital Complexes (UNIMEDTHC), completes the list.

The doctors said, “Government had, through official press release, social media, and circular to relevant government agencies announced the approval for immediate implementation, the payment of the 50 per cent basic salary as special COVID-19 hazard allowances, for all health workers, three months in the first instance.

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