Members of the Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) Federal Medical CentreÂ Lokoja chapter has donated the sum of N200,000Â to the newly employed doctorsÂ following failure of Kogi State government to pay their salaries. Delivering the cheque yesterday to the Chairman of Nigeria Medical Association Dr. Godwin Tijani in Lokoja, he said it had dawned on them that the young doctors had been subjected to untold hardship despite their valuable contributions to the health care programme of government and people of Kogi State. He lamented that the newly employed Doctors were suffering and urged organisations and individuals to come to their aid so that they could give their best to the people. He stressed that most of the newly employed medical doctor were facing serious hardship.Â
THE PUBLIC SPHERE with Chido Nwakanma The headlines bespeak great benefits and advantages. They include over 12 000 direct and 40 000 indirect jobs during...