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Nigerian doctors strike over COVID-19 allowance

Medical Doctors in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja under the Association of Medical Doctors have embarked on a strike action to protest the non-payment of Covid-19 hazard and inducement allowance. Nigeria’s health sector has seen a series of industrial actions during the pandemic with workers across the country calling for better treatment favourable policies. Joining CNBC Africa’s Esther Awoniyi to discuss this is Professor Innocent Ujah, President of the Nigeria Medical Association.

Nigeria Medical Association on tackling the COVID-19 pandemic

Nigeria's President Buhari received a briefing from the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 and he is expected to address the nation today to give guidance on the next phase of operations. Francis Faduyile, President of Nigeria Medical Association joins CNBC Africa for more.