About Nigerian Medical Association

The Nigerian Medical Association is the largest medical association in the west African sub-region with over 40,000 members from 36 state branches and the branch from the Federal capital Territory.

Email: nationalnma@yahoo.com

Website: www.nationalnma.org

Office Address: Nigerian Medical Association National Secretariat 8 Benghazi Street, Off Addis Ababa Crescent, Wuse Zone 4, FCT, Abuja, Nigeria.

Coronavirus: NMA Wants Isolation Centres at Entry Points

On 14/Feb/2020

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA ), Edo Chapter has urged the Federal Government to build an isolation centre at the point of entries into the country to check viral diseases. Dr. Valentine Omoifo, Chairman of the[...]

NMA Ex-President Laments Challenges Facing Medical Education

On 17/Jan/2020

Former president of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Prof. Dominic Osaghae, has expressed worry over the increasing challenges facing medical education in the country.   Describing them as unacceptable,[...]

NMA Protests Attack on Health Workers

On 17/Jan/2020

The Nigerian Medical Association on Thursday condemned what it described as incessant attack on its members and other categories of health care workers by patients and their relatives. The protest came on the backdrop[...]

Nigerian Medical Association: Circular to Universities on Postgraduate Training for Clinical Sciences

On 13/Jan/2020

The Present, National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria Ijanikin, Lagos. Attention: Prof. Owoidoho Udofia Sir, Re: Circular to Universities on Postgraduate Training for Clinical Sciences Compliments[...]

Doctors Demand Buhari to “Step Up” On Security in Wake of Killings, Kidnappings

On 23/Dec/2019

The Nigerian Medical Associated has demanded President Muhammadu Buhari to “step up his commitment to the security of lives and property” and urged police to arrest the apprehend killers of Dr Jerome Elusiy[...]

Nigeria Has Only 42,000 Doctors to 200 Million People, NMA President Cries Out

On 19/Dec/2019

The President of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Dr. Francis Faduyile has raised alarm over shortage of healthcare practitioners in the country saying only 42,000 doctors are available for Nigeria’s popula[...]

Zamfara NMA Proposes Bill on Maternal Health

On 18/Dec/2019

The Nigerian Medical Association, Zamfara chapter, says it is preparing a Bill on Maternal Health Accountability, for submission to the State House of Assembly. The Vice-Chairman of the association, Dr. Mannir Bature,[...]

Nigeria Needs 25yrs to Bridge Doctor’s Shortage – NMA President

On 12/Dec/2019

The National President of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Dr Francis Faduyile has declared that it would take Nigeria 25 years to produce adequate number of doctors to cater for its population. With about 3,000 med[...]

Provide Vaccine Against Measles Outbreak, NMA Tells FG

On 11/Dec/2019

The Nigeria Medical Association has called on the Federal Government to provide vaccination against measles and to expand the coverage of vaccination in order to prevent a possible outbreak of the disease in Nigeria.[...]

NMA Honours Eko Hospital Doctor as ‘Physician of the Year’

On 06/Dec/2019

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Lagos State chapter, has honoured Dr. Blessing Chukwukelu, a chief consultant family physician and director of post-graduate training at the Eko Hospital Plc, with “Physicia[...]

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