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Drifting of Nigerian nurses to ‘rich countries’ raises concern by global nurses body

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Carlos Osorio. The Omicron-fuelled wave of COVID-19 infections has led wealthy countries to intensify their recruitment of nurses from poorer parts of the world, including Nigeria, worsening dire staffing shortages in overstretched workforces there, the International Council of Nurses said. Sickness, burnout and staff departures amid surging Omicron cases have driven absentee rates Read More…