The Federal Government has approved the recruitment of 200 medical and clinical staff at the Federal Medical Centre, Idi-Aba, Abeokuta, Ogun State.
According to information gathered, the recruitment, is part of the government’s efforts to replace health workers who have migrated to foreign nations in recent times from the FMC in Abeokuta.
The approval to employ the new staff was contained in a letter from the office of the Head of Service of the Federation and addressed to the FMC Medical Director on November 24.
The was in response to a request by the medical centre to employ more staff.
The Ogun FMC was advised by the letter to obtain the clearance of the Budget Office of the Federation in line with the provisions of the extant circular issued by the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation before the recruitment; and to adhere to extant rules including the Federal Character principle while filling the vacancies.