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Yola Specialist Hospital workers protest, demand sack of MD



Staff of state-owned Adamawa Specialist Hospital, Yola, protested on Monday alleged dangerous management by the hospital administration.

The employees accused the Medical Director, Dr Wadinga Dauda, of double requirements, incompetence and insensitivity to employees’ wants and demanded that he be sacked.

The employees took over the primary entrance to the hospital, asking that laboratory scientists be sacked as a result of they had been employed illegally by the MD.

The protest introduced actions on the hospital to a halt, forcing administration to instruct that solely emergency instances obtained.

The employees alleged that some workers had been made redundant by the MD and that he employed non-indigenes to man the state-owned hospital.

Chief of the protesters, Awwal Lau who accused the MD of working parallel laboratories in the identical well being facility, added that the MD does issues at all times to go well with himself and that he lacks good human relations in dealing with his workers.

He urged Governor Ahmadu Fintiri to research the operating of the hospital and to impact modifications to redeem the hospital.

Responding, the medical director stated the employees weren’t honest of their allegations.

He informed newsmen, “The administration can now not permit quack or corrupt personnel or outdated tools. Once I took over, the Pharmacy Division was indebted to N39 million because of the involvement of the protesting workers within the diversion of medicine.

“We’re preventing this trigger for the individuals of Adamawa who had suffered dangerous medical companies from the arms of those quacks.

“Think about, a junior workers on GL-3 was caught diverting psychiatric medicine to individuals outdoors the hospital.”

Dr Dauda careworn that among the protesters had been sad with the administration as a result of they had been transferred out of the place they weren’t match to function or the place they had been perpetuating drug racketeering.

Yola Specialist Hospital employees protest, demand sack of MD

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