Northern Nigerian Doctors’ Strike Affecting HIV/AIDS Care
VOA News: Nigeria Doctors’ Strike Threatens HIV/AIDS Care
“Nearly a month into a nationwide doctor’s strike, HIV/AIDS patients in some parts of northern Nigeria say health care is rapidly declining, and they have become largely dependent upon foreign aid organizations. Doctors say the strike is the only way they know to rescue Nigeria’s flailing health care system, but nurses accuse strikers of abandoning public care in favor of more lucrative private practices…” (Murdock, 7/25).
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