By Hassan Zaggi
The Federal Government has approved the appointment of Dr. Johnson Akuma Obuna, as the substantive Medical Director (MD) for the National Obstetric Fistula Centre, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State.
Dr. Obuna is an Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
The appointment is for an initial term of 4 years with effect from August 5, 2019, a statement signed by the Deputy Director,
Media and Public Relations, Federal Ministry of Health, Mrs Ogundoro Modupe, has said.
The Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Health, Mr. Abdulaziz Mashi Abdullahi, charged the newly appointed Medical Director to live up to his responsibilities in order to make the needed impact on the lives of patients.
He admonished the new MD to bring his wealth of experience to bear in addressing the yearnings of Nigerians for an effective and responsive health care delivery system.
He also urged him to justify the confidence reposed in him by Mr. President, through his new appointment.