Police Intervene in NHIS staff Protest

Police Intervene in NHIS staff Protest

The police force were stationed and later called into action at the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) head office in Jabi, Abuja.

The police officers arrived in the premises on Monday morning following rumours of a planned protest by the staff of the agency due to recall of Prof. Usman Yusuf by President Muhammadu Buhari.

The armed officers are occupying the premises and also stationed along the road in the area.

It will be recalled last week, the workers protested the reinstatement of Usman Yusuf, executive secretary of NHIS.

Some of workers vowed not resume until his reinstatement is reversed, while a group of workers loyal to Yusuf staged a counter-protest.

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