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Adamawa health workers protest over salaries

18 August 2015, 18:58

Yola - Healthcare workers from the Adamawa Primary Healthcare Development Agency staged a protest demanding paymement of their outstanding salaries in Yola, Pulse reported.

The protesters called on the removal of the Executive Chairman of the agency, Dr Abdullahi Belel for allegedly neglecting the welfare.

While holding placards, the protesters expressed that since upgrading of the state primary healthcare department the staff has been left behind without anyone talking about salaries.

Also read: Fresh protest rocks Osun over unpaid salaries

However, Belel has stated that the outstanding salaries were due to the dwindling monthly allocation for local government councils.

Governor Bindow Jibrilla has been called to intervene personally in the matter and workers have been told to exercise patience as the matter will be sorted out.

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