The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has suspended its indefinite strike which started Monday June 15 2020.
This followed a meeting between the association and the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) in Abuja.
NARD President, Dr Aliyu Sokomba, announced this while addressing a news conference on Sunday in Abuja.
“NEC has resolved to suspend the ongoing indefinite strike with effect from Monday June 22, 2020 by 8a.m., prompt.
“The national officers shall continue negotiations with stakeholders and progress made shall be reviewed in four weeks during the next National Executive Council meeting in July 2020.
“The decision to suspend the strike was taken in order to give the Federal and State Governments time to fulfill the outstanding demands following an appeal by the Speaker of House of Representative, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chairman Nigeria Governors Forum and other stakeholder,” Solomba said.