Striking health workers union seek FG’s intervention
The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in its ongoing strike. The National Vice Chairman of th union, Ogbonna Chimela, made the call in an interview with State House reporters on Friday. at the old Banquet Hall of the presidential villa, Abuja, on Friday.
Chimela said Buhari’s intervention was imperative to avert possible collapse of the country’s health system. He said Buhari was being blanketed from vital information concerning the situation in the health sector.
“From our investigation and from what we know now, we have discovered that our President, Muhammadu Buhari, has not been well-informed of the happenings in the health sector, with some information not getting to him, because we know who he is, a sincere man who has the love of an average Nigerian at heart. If he is aware of this present situation in the health sector, we know he would go direct in arresting the issue, and resolve it,” Chimela said.