Buhari constitutes well being reform panel, names Osinbajo chairman

Stephen Angbulu

The President, Main Common Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has accepted the institution of a Well being Sector Reform Committee to kick-start the event and implementation of a Well being Sector Reform programme for Nigeria in collaboration with state governments and the Federal Capital Territory Administration.

That is as he appointed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as chairman of the committee and Dr. Ifedayo Adetifa as Director-Common of the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management.

Senior Particular Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, disclosed this in an announcement on Monday titled, ‘President Buhari units up Well being Sector Reform Committee, names vp Osinbajo as chairman’.

This comes after a Well being Sector Diagnostic Overview Report developed by a guide, Vesta Healthcare Companions. and the Federal Ministry of Well being.

In keeping with the assertion, the committee will undertake a evaluate of all healthcare reforms adopted up to now twenty years and classes learnt and issue them into the event of the brand new Well being Sector Reform Programme.

Vesta Healthcare Companions and Invoice & Melinda Gates Basis will function sources individuals and have observer roles within the committee.

In the meantime, the President has additionally accepted the appointment of Dr. Ifedayo Adetifa as the brand new Director-Common of NCDC. The President has additionally named him as a member of the committee.

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