A total of 686 Medical and 10 Dental candidates registered for the MDCN assessment examination, out of which 243 medical and six dental surgeons passed.
The MDCN assessment examination is a routine professional examination and it is conducted to assess candidates who were trained outside Nigeria and obtained medical or dental qualifications recognized by the individual medical regulatory body of such countries.
The Registrar General of MDCN, Dr Tajudeen Sanusi, said candidates who were not successful in the examination still has the opportunity to repeat it.
However, he explained that MDCN does not play any direct or major role in the conduct of assessment examination.
According to him: 'Let it be known to the public that MDCN does not play any direct or major role in the conduct of the assessment examination.