150 Nigerians doctors a ready for exams

Search Search the site Search for: Search … © 1971-2020 The Punch newspaper PunchNG Menu: Video Spice Special Features Education Sex & Relationship Interview Columns Opinion Privacy Settings 150 Nigerian doctors ready for exams ahead practicing in UK Deborah Tolu-Kolawole 5 August 2021 Kindly share this story: Doctor Doctor No fewer than 150 Nigerian doctors interested in practising in the United Kingdom are currently waiting to take the clinical examination, the result of which will decide their eligibility to practise in the UK, The PUNCH has learnt. It was further gathered that the coronavirus pandemic delayed the examination usually conducted by the General Medical Council. The council is responsible for granting licences to medical doctors in the UK. The PUNCH had reported that no fewer than 8,384 Nigerian medical doctors were practising in the UK as of June 9, 2021. But the council’s Senior Media Officer, Miranda Newey, in an e