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NMA Gives Fed Govt Sept 30 to Constitute Board

NMA Gives Fed Govt Sept 30 to Constitute Board

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The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has given the Federal Government an ultimatum to constitute the Board of the Medical and Dental Council (MDCN) or face a legal action. Its President, Dr. Francis Adedayo Faduyile, gave the government till September 30 to do so. Speaking at a briefing at the end of the association’s National Executive Council (NEC), Faduyile threatened to go to court if the government failed to constitute the board. Faduyile said it was saddening that three years after dissolving the last board, the government had not constituted a new one. He said the government’s action has affected regulation in the sector. Reading the communique issued at the end of the association’s NEC meeting, the president said: “The NEC called on the Federal Government to immedi