//EKITI TRADITIONAL RULERS APPEAL TO STRIKING DOCTORS TO CALL OFF STRIKE

EKITI TRADITIONAL RULERS APPEAL TO STRIKING DOCTORS TO CALL OFF STRIKE

The Chairman of Ekiti State Council of Traditional Rulers and the Alawe of Ilawe Ekiti, Oba Adebanji Alabi has appealed to medical doctors under the umbrella of the National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners ( NAGGMDP) throughout the State currently on strike to call off their industrial action.

In a statement signed by chief ajibade Olubunmi, Oba Alabi stated that the Governor of the state, Dr Kayode Fayemi would appreciate their cooperation at this critical situation in the state adding that the striking doctors should therefore, give Royal Fathers the opportunity to wade into the issues involved in the interest of the people of Ekiti State.

The Chairman noted that the strike by the doctors would have an effect on health service delivery in the state if not halted on time adding that all hands must now be on deck at this time of COVID-19 pandemic to fight the virus and other ailments affecting the people of Ekiti state.