Nigeria medical workers go on strike

Union of medical workers announces five day strike for the second time this year to demands better conditions.

    Medical workers in Nigeria have started a strike expected to last five days stating that it is only a prelude to another general strike in early January.
     
    The country's medical union says its members want to see better conditions.
     
    Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris reports from the capital Abuja.  

    WARNING: The following report contains images some may find distubing.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Why is the West praising Malala, but ignoring Ahed?

    Why is the West praising Malala, but ignoring Ahed?

    Is an empowered Palestinian girl not worthy of Western feminist admiration?

    Inside the world of Chinese bitcoin mining

    Inside the world of Chinese bitcoin mining

    China is one of the main exchange markets and hosts some of the biggest bitcoin 'mining pools' in the world.

    Why some African Americans are moving to Africa

    Escaping systemic racism: Why I quit New York for Accra

    African-Americans are returning to the lands of their ancestors as life becomes precarious and dangerous in the USA.