…..As he appoints Imamuddeen Director-General DMCSA
Ganduje Appoints Chair, Members Governing Council Primary Health Care Board
By Abdulyassar Abdulhamid
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has approved the appointment of Alhaji Wada Aliyu, Hakimin Ajingi, as the Chairman Governing Council, State Primary Health Care Management Board (SPHCMB), as well as other members of the Council.
This was communicated via a press statement issued by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Malam Abba Anwar, on Wednesday.
The members of the council include Dr Dayyabu Muhammad, Tijjani Alhaji Garba, Dr. Binta Jibir, the Director Public Health and Disease Control of the Ministry of Health, representative of Ministry for Local Government and representative of the Ministry for Rural and Community Development.
Others are representative of the Ministry of Women Affairs, representative of the Ministry of Budget and Economic Planning and Dr. Tijjani Hussaini, the Executive Secretary, State Primary Health Care and Management Board (SPHCMB), who will serve as the secretary of the council.
Meanwhile, Governor Ganduje also approved the appointment of Pharmacist Hisham Imamuddeen, Director General, Drugs and Medical Consumables Supply Agency (DMCSA).
All the appointments are with immediate effect, as the governor urged the new appointtees to work tirelessly with the intent of making the institution very strong, effective and efficient.
He said: “I believe that with the calibre of people included on the governing council, our Primary Health Care Board will excel and continue to be exemplary as it started.”