Health workers in Owerri, the Imo State capital have fully complied with the 7 days warning strike of JOHESU, as most offices visited in public hospitals by Akelicious were under lock and key.
The Joint Health workers urge the federal government to pay off their allowances or risk crippling the sector.
The strike which is in its 3rd day is already taking its toll on patients, following calls by many for a quick intervention from the federal government.
The health workers who spoke to ait.live described speak described the present administration as insensitive to their plight.
They appealed to affected patients to bear with them, urging them to hold the government accountable for their travails.