Ondo nurses to embark on strike over payment of half salary.

 Nurses in Ondo state under the auspices of National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives, NANNM will begin a three day warning strike on Monday, March 1, 2021.

The association directed its members across the state to go on strike  over the payment of percentage salaries by the state government.

This is coming on the heels of the ongoing strike by medical doctors are still on indefinite strike.

The nurses are to embark on the industrial action from 12am on Monday 1st of March to Wednesday 3rd of March, 2021.

The directive is contained in a letter dated 26th February,  2021 and signed  by the State Secretary of NANNM, Comrade Aina Emmanuel Oluwasegun.

The Association also lamented “shortage of nurses in all government’s hospitals, obsolete nursing tools to work with, which are leading to brain drain in nursing service of hospital management board.”