Source: kasapafmonline.com - An Accra Fast Track High Court (Labour Division) has struck out a writ filed by General Secretary of the United Front Party [UFP], Listowell Nana Kusi-Poku, against the Ghana Medical Association (GMA).
This was after the plaintiff withdrew the case against the body of Medical practitioners on Wednesday.
The UFP Chief Scribe had filed a writ seeking the court to declare the strike embarked upon by the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) as illegal.
Source: starfmonline.com - A senior member of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) Dr. Ernest Yorke has said doctors are resuming duty today with a heavy heart.
The doctors called off their three-week-old strike on Friday after pleas from the general public, chiefs and government.
The doctors are demanding codified conditions of service – a package they have been demanding for decades.
Source: myjoyonline.com - Members of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) who embarked on a strike to demand codified conditions of service are expected back at work today, Monday, August 24, 2015, after calling off their three-week strike.
The GMA has however asked the National Labour Commission (NLC) to enforce its rulings and ensure negotiations are completed.
Source: starrfmonline.com - The government has backtracked over its decision to freeze the August salaries of doctors who embarked on a three-week-old strike over their conditions of service.
The aggrieved members of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) hanged their stethoscopes and withdrew from handling all emergency cases which resulted in the death of 500 people nationwide.
Source: GNA - The 37 Military hospital in Accra is attending to more emergency cases as the strike by members of the Ghana Medical Association over their condition of service continues.
A visit by the Ghana News Agency (GNA) to the Hospital on Friday revealed that both the out-patient department of the hospital and the emergency unit were full with patients seeking medical attention.
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