today met with the relevant government officials to avert the resumption of the strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors (
Salary shortfall for 2014, 2015, and 2016, residency training were among the issues discussed.
He disclosed that the
's goal is to reverse the current negative trending accessing healthcare and restore trust in the State's health system. He added that future goal is to transform the health system from a consumption system into a contributor to the economy.
In his presentation,
noted that net positive migration from Nigeria and the West Africa sub region has increased pressure on existing health infrastructure in Lagos adding also that it has increased vulnerability of Lagos to Biosecurity threats and diseases.
We are tremendously saddened about the death of Dr Darlington, who passed following a road traffic accident yesterday. This is a shocking news to us all
and it's will take time to come grip with this loss. Our immediate thoughts are with his family❤️