The Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria ( MDCAN),doctors to embark on strike on Sunday, said the situation of the Nigerian University Commission (NUC), over ownership of PhD declaration as essential for addressing in clinical schools is lie and planned to trick the overall population.
Prof. Kenneth Ozoilo, MDCAN’s National President was responding during a press preparation in Jos, to an announcement distributed in a national paper of February 19, 2020,
credited to the Doctors to embark on strike by NUC boss Executive Secretary of the commission, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, who was; accounted for to have denied recommending PhD authentication as; a necessity for addressing in clinical schools, a case that was; depicted as “through and through falsehood planned for propelling commission’s vested position.”
The gathering had on February 14 took steps to set out on across the nation strike starting from today, February 24 if NUC didn’t pull back the round.
The emergency among NUC and MDCAN develops under 24 hours to lapse of the final proposal gave to NUC by MDCAN to pull back its situation on the round sent to all
University Vice Chancellors and Registrar, National Postgraduate Medical College guiding them not to perceive specialists as instructors without PhD authentication, a choice that was; severally blamed by the MDCAN.
The gathering additionally said the official secretary of the commission deceived have said PhD was; only an alluring however redundant for movement in clinical training in light of the fact that refering to page 1 of the commission’s roundabout
: NUC/ES/138/VOL.63/52 of 24th December 2019 that PhD is for “Vocation movement particularly for those in the scholarly community” asking that “who is tricking who?”