Breaking:Lagos Nurses To Begin Strike By January 10

Lagos State chapter of the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives on Friday said it will start three-day warning strike on Monday.

According to the state secretary of the union, Oloruntoba Odumosu, in a statement,said the strike was necessary to make the Lagos State Government to act promptly on its demands.
The State Executive Council of the association at its meeting on December 29, 2021, resolved that the Council should embark on a three-day warning strike starting 08:00 am on Monday 10th January 2022 to 08:00 pm on Wednesday 12th January 2022.
This warning strike is to make the Lagos State Government to act promptly on the following issues;shortage of nurses and midwives in health facilities; payment of retention allowance; proper consolidation of the CONHESS salary structure; regularisation of graduate nurses and stagnated nurses; improved welfare and working condition of nurses;improved hazard allowance; nurses representation in relevant boards and policymaking and life insurance scheme for nurses and other health workers.It said.