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FCT doctors declare indefinite strike

The Association of Resident Doctors, federal capital territory administration (ARD-FCTA) have declared an indefinite strike which will take off from Tuesday September 1. 

The group which conveyed announcement of their indefinite strike in a communiqué signed by Roland Aigbovo and Mustapha Ibrahim, chairman and general secretary of the association, said they took the decision amid the Coronavirus pandemic due to non-implementation of the variation of the 2018 promotion, the non-payment of the COVID-19 hazard and inducement allowances, among other issues.

According to  ARD-FCTA, the strike will go on until the issues they highlighted are addressed. 

The communiqué read; 

“Due to the insensitivity displayed by the Office of the Permanent Secretary, FCT, and widespread agitations among our members in the various FCT hospitals and isolation/treatment centres, we regret to notify the administration and by extension the general public that the association would embark on an indefinite strike action with effect from 8am, 1st September, 2020, until the payment of the COVID-19 hazard and inducement allowance is received and the variation of the 2018 promotion exercise implemented. 

“We regret any inconvenience this might cause the Federal Capital Territory Administration and the general public needing healthcare delivery during this period.

“We implore the FCT Administration to also look into the other myriads of problems raised in our earlier communication to the administration dated 14th August, 2020, with a view to resolving all pending issues so as to maintain industrial harmony.”

36 Replies to “FCT doctors declare indefinite strike

  1. This is because of Thier interest of not being pay yet but they should nor have done this strike at this moment in time due to the situation at hands

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    Isa Endurance
    September 1, 2020 at 1:53 pm
    They make good money from taxs we pay to the government but still not to pay them this is really not good

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    Faith Ruth
    September 1, 2020 at 2:44 pm
    According to ARD-FCTA, the strike will go on until the issues they highlighted are addressed.

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    Temple Chineke
    September 1, 2020 at 3:34 pm
    Hmmm

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    Hope Roland
    September 1, 2020 at 3:35 pm
    Why all this now when we need them the most.

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    Noah Oliver
    September 1, 2020 at 3:42 pm
    THIS not the right thin to do

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