NMA canvasses enabling environment for health workers

 The Nigerian Medical (NMA) on Wednesday advised the Federal Government to provide an enabling work environment for  health workers in the country to always avert industrial actions.

Aniekeme Uwah, National Publicity Secretary of NMA, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) .

He urged the government to provide  state-of- the-art equipment for the workers and  ensure their welfare well taken care of.

According to him, this will help stop the avoidable withdrawal of services which painfully brings about suffering of patients and loss of lives.

Uwah also advised the federal and state governments to allow the health sector become comatose.

The spokesman, however, gave credit to for having recorded some improvements in the health sector.

Uwah urged the government to rest on its oars.

“We appreciate the giant strides recorded in the health sector under the administration of , there is still a lot of room for improvement,” he said.

Uwah advised the government to always seek dialogue with the to avoid industrial crises. (NAN)