Kogi @ 31: NMA-KOGI Commends Gov. Bello for His Strides In Health Sector
ATABOR JULIUS LOKOJA
As the people of kogi state continue in the euphoria of the 31st anniversary of their state, the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), has congratulated Governor Yahaya Adoza Bello, for the Anniversary celebration across the state.
A statement by the State’s Chairman of NMA, Dr Olusola Baoku, on behalf of the State Officers Council (SOC), and made available to Independent on Monday in Lokoja, commended the Governor for his great achievements in the health sector.
The Chairman eulogised the governor for the infrastructural development in the health institutions across the state.
”On behalf of the State Officers Council (SOC), and the entire NMA Kogi State, I congratulate His Excellency, Governor Yahaha Bello and his Deputy, Chief Edward Onoja, on the 31st anniversary celebration of creation of Kogi State.
”NMA-Kogi sincerely appreciate His Excellency for embarking on construction, renovation, upgrading and equipping of various healthcare institutions across the state.
”We thank the governor for the construction of a beautiful edifice, the Kogi State Reference Hospital, Okene, remodeling of Kogi State Specialist Hospital (KSSH), Lokoja, as well as renovation and revitalization of various cottage hospitals across the state, among several other health infrastructure development,” he said.
The NMA further appreciated the governor’s efforts towards improving the health care delivery to the people of the state, and for making Kogi safe for all and sundry.
Baoku emphasised that the remarkable achievements by the governor in the health sector would go a long way in enhancing quality healthcare delivery for the residents of the state.
”We believe the giant stride achieved in form of infrastructural development in health sector of the state will go a long way to serve the people.We appreciate His Excellency landmark achievements,” he said.
The chairman assured commitment of the association to give the governor full support towards achieving the universal health care coverage for the people of Kogi State, and the welfare of NMA members.
The Association prayed God to grant the Governor the wisdom to continue to pioneer the affairs of the state to greater and enviable heights.
Congratulations your Excellency on the 31st Anniversary celebration of creation of Kogi State!