7,256 Nigerian Nurses Left For UK In One Year – Report



No fewer than 7,256 trained nurses in Nigeria relocated to the United Kingdom between March 2021 and March 2022, The PUNCH has learnt.

The figure is contained in information obtained from the Nursing and Midwifery Council of the United Kingdom on Thursday.

READ ALSO  Covid-19 Hit had on Northerners as Another Prominent Northerner died in Isolation center, Day after Nasarawa Lawmaker died of covid-19

According to the data, 2,796 Nigerian nurses migrated to the UK between March 2017 and March 2018 while there was an influx of 3,021 Nigerian nurses to the UK between March 2018 and March 2019.

The council noted a slight increase between March 2019 and March 2020 when a total of 3,684 Nigerian nurses migrated to the UK.

Native Reporters

READ ALSO  Oyo discharges 11 COVID-19 patients at Olodo Infectious Disease Centre

For More Update: Follow Us on Facebook @Naijablogng | Twitter @Naijablogng | Telegram @Naijablog | YouTube @Naijablog | and Instagram @Naijablogng



Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.