AYADE RECEIVES STRONG ENCOMIUM FROM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF NATIONAL PRIMARY HEALTHCARE DEVELOPMENT AGENCY FOR IMPROVING HEALTHCARE IN CROSS RIVER STATE.
The Governor of Cross River state Sen Ben Ayade has been described as the champion of Primary health revitalization in Nigeria. In the Governors remarks, he described primary health care as the core of any functional health system stating that he will do more to ensure quality health care gets to majority of people in rural areas.
He charged the heads of Primary health care agencies across the country to see their jobs as a rare privilege from God to save lives in their millions. As such the must be committed to going an extra mile to make things work
The Executive Director and CEO National Primary Health Care Development Agency, Dr. Faisal Shuaib, says Governor of Cross River State, Senator Prof. Ben Ayade who is a great admirer of the good works of President Muhammadu Buhari has performed excellently well in revitalisation and strengthening of primary healthcare in Cross River State.
He said ever since the commissioning of Kuchingoro Primary healthcare centre by the President last year the have been massive infrastructural development of PHC across the State which makes Cross River state exceptional.
According to him the National Primary Healthcare Development Agency will used the opportunity of this visit to hold their quarterly review meeting while going around to see the Ayade magic in primary healthcare in Cross River whIch is providing better primary healthcare services for the people.
He noted that he came with the Executive Secretaries of all the State Primary healthcare Board and Agency in Nigeria and are excited to be in clean Calabar and hopefully there will share experiences on how they can improving healthcare services for all Nigerians.
The ED and ES across Nigeria was later treated to a world class dinner organized by the Honorable Commissioner for Health Dr Inyang Asibong and the Director General/ Executive Secretary of Primary Healthcare Agency in Cross River State, Dr Betta Edu. Who earlier on received praises from their boss for working together as a team to improve health care.