NARD strike: FMC Owerri denies report of replacement of doctors


The authorities of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Owerri have denied the report making the rounds that the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) doctors had replaced the striking residents medical doctors at the hospital.

The Public Relations Officer of  FMC, Owerri, Dr. Jacintha Achonu, while reacting to the issue  told Sunday Tribune in Owerri  on Saturday that the NYSC could not do the work of the residents medical doctors in the hospital.

The PRO, who described the information as “blatant lies”, maintained that the Consultants and the medical officials had been doing their best in attending to the patients in the hospital.

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Source: Nigerian Tribune