The United Kingdom (UK) has issued practicing licenses to 162 Nigerian-trained doctors.
This was revealed in the register of the General Medical Council (GMC) of the UK via its website.
The GMC is a public body that maintains the official register of medical practitioners within the UK.
The number of Nigerian-trained doctors practising in the UK rose from 10,824 to 10,986.
This implies that at least three Nigerian-trained doctors were licensed per day from February 2 to March 15, 2023.