President Muhammadu Buhari has officially appointed new heads for five institutions in the Nigeria’s health sector.
The appointments were announced via a statement issued on Friday by the director, press, in the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Bolaji Adebiyi.
According to the statements;
Babatunde Salako is now head of the National Institute for Medical Research.
Chikwe Ihekweazu was appointed the new head of the National Centre for Disease Control, while Sani Aliyu heads the National Agency for the Control of AIDS, NACA.
Echezona Ezeanolue was also appointed the new boss of the National Primary Healthcare Development Agency; and Usman Yusuf is the new Head of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).