UCH Doctors Suspend Strike, Say FG Underpay Staff To The Tune Of N100m


Resident doctors in the University College Hospital,Ibadan  yesterday suspended its two months old strike just as it all accused the Federal Government of short-changing the hospital authorities to the tune of N100million since January this year.

The doctors while explaining the shortfall said the newly-introduced system of payment by the government was responsible for the shortage.

According to the doctors in a statement, the system of payment, “had resulted in serious blunder which made the government mistake doctors for cleaners and other people doing menial jobs in the teaching hospital.”