Buhari Appoints New Boss For Nigeria Centre For Disease Control

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday permitted the appointment of Dr Ifedayo Morayo Adetifa as the brand new Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.

Buhari additionally permitted the institution of a well being sector reform committee to supervise the event and implementation of a well being sector reform programme for Nigeria.

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The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, disclosed this in a press release on Monday.

According to the assertion, the committee will undertake a evaluation of all healthcare reforms adopted previously 20 years and classes learnt and issue them into the event of the brand new Health Sector Reform Programme.

The assertion stated Buhari additionally named Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo because the chairman of the committee with members drawn from the private and non-private sector.

It additionally revealed that Vesta Healthcare Partners and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will function sources individuals and have observer roles within the committee.

The assertion reads, “President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the setting up of a Health Sector Reform Committee to commence the development and implementation of a Health Sector Reform Programme for Nigeria in collaboration with the State Governments and the FCT administration.

“This is sequel to a Health Sector Diagnostic Review Report developed by a marketing consultant, Vesta Healthcare Partners and the Federal Ministry of Health.

“The committee will undertake a review of all healthcare reforms adopted in the past two decades and lessons learnt and factor them into the development of the new Health Sector Reform Programme.

“The committee which is ready up for a interval of six months beneath the Chairmanship of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has members drawn from non-public and public sector well being care administration professionals, growth companions, representatives from the National Assembly in addition to the Nigeria Governors Forum amongst others.

“Meanwhile, President Buhari has also approved the appointment of Dr Ifedayo Morayo Adetifa as the new Director-General of Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The President has named him as a member of this important committee.”

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Buhari Appoints New Boss For Nigeria Centre For Disease Control

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