COVID-19: Frontline Health Workers Protest Unpaid Hazard Allowance [PHOTOS]

Sodiq Adelakun  
Updated June 22, 2020
COVID-19 Frontline health workers protest their non-payment of their hazard allowance in Abuja on June 22, 2020. Credit: Sodiq Adelakun/Channels TV


Frontline health workers involved in the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) response have protested the non-payment of their hazard allowances in Abuja, the nation’s capital.

The protesters consist of the COVID-19 Emergency Response Team, including investigators and sample collectors.

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In trying to air their grievances, some carried placards with the inscriptions “Our colleagues are already infected,” “Payout three months allowances,” among others.

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