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Nigerian Nurses Lament over Quackery Menace in Profession

Nigerian Nurses Lament over Quackery Menace in Profession

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National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) has called for concerted efforts by stakeholders to curb the menace of quackery in the profession. The President of the association, Mr Abdulrafiu Adeniji, made the call at a news conference to mark the end of the commemoration of International Nurses Week and the International Day of Midwives on Sunday in Abuja. International Nurses Week is an annual event commemorated from May 6 to May 12 and this year’s event has “Nurses: A Leading Voice: Health is A Human Right” as its theme. The International Day of Midwives is commemorated on May 5 and has as its 2018 theme “Midwives: Leading with Quality Care”. Adeniji identified quackery, mismanagement, insecurity, poor remuneration, inattention to the plight of nurses and other healt