14 October 2020 by Chris Nyamtu.
A Traditional ruler in Nasarawa State, the Sangarin Shabu, Alhaji Mahmud Bwalla has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the renewal of appointment of the Executive Secretary, National Primary Health Care Development Agency, Dr. Faisal Shua’ibu
Alhaji Mahmud Bwalla gave this indication while speaking with Radio Nigeria in his Palace in Shabu.
According to him, the renewal of appointment of the Executive Secretary for another four years was the best step towards sustained efforts in trsnsforming the primary health sector.
Alhaji Mahmud Bwalla stated that reappointment of Dr Shua’ ibu was well deserved given the landmark achievements recorded so far in health care service delivery especially at the grassroots which led to the certification of Nigeria as a Polio Free Country by the World Health Organization.
While calling on the Executive Secretary to leverage on the renewal of his appointment to inject new programmes aimed at transformating the Primary Health Care system in the country, Alhaji Mahmud Bwalla said the traditional institution would continue to support the agency for optimal service.
Alhaji Mahmud Bwalla also commended Governor Abdullahi Sule for paying more attention to the health sector since he assumed office.