NAN recalls that on September 21, JOHESU members of the centre joined the nationwide indefinite strike declared by the national body of the union.
Joint Health Sector Union
The union, whose membership includes other hospital workers apart from doctors, are demanding payment of their promotion and salary arrears as well as teaching and uniform allowances, among others.
The Minister said the Federal Ministry of Health and the Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment have had series of meeting with the leadership of JOHESU, of which most of their demands had been met.
Nurses run a three shift duty in hospitals to attend to patients round the clock
Mustapha Kabir, the Chairman of the chapter, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Jos that members of the union resolved to work from 7am to 3pm from Monday to Friday
According to Mustapha Kabir, the Chairman, JUTH chapter of the Joint Health Sector Union, workers of the hospital have resolved to join the hospital’s nurses in running one shift duty from April 11, 2017
The National President of the Medical and Health Workers Union, who also doubles as JOHESU National Chairman, Biobebelemoye Josiah, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Abuja
The President of the association, Dr. Moronkola Ramon, made the assertion in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos
The workers, under the aegis of the Joint Health Sector Union, are protesting against the non-implementation of the agreement the union reached with the Federal Government on January 7