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The Association of Resident Doctors, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital Chapter on Tuesday commenced a seven-day warning strike over allegations of intimidation and lack of basic amenities for workers.

Michael Olanrewaju, Chairman, Association of Resident Doctors, Federal Capital Territory Chapter, on Monday appealed to the Federal Government to address the exodus of their colleagues from the country.

The President of the association, Dr. Omojowolo Olubunmi, said in a statement that the resolution to resume strike was reached at an emergency general meeting of the association held on May 28

The National President of NARD, Dr. Jibril Abdullahi, said at a news conference in Abuja after its ordinary general meeting that some of the main issues were residency training and re-integration of its members into the IPPIS.
Others are payment of three months’ salary arrears owed doctors in Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, Imo State; failure to implement the Consolidated Medical Salary Structure; and eroding of the recent relativity restored by the latter after a distortion of over 20 years