President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, approved the
appointment of two new Medical Directors and the re-
appointment of four others across six Federal Medical
This was made known in a statement, by the Director, Media
and Public Relations in the Federal Ministry of Health, Mrs.
According to the statement, the newly appointed medical
directors and centers are: “Dr. Liasu Adeagbo Ahmed,
Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre, Owo, Ondo State.
Dr. Abudulkareem Jika Yusuf- Medical Director, Federal
Neuro- Psychiatric Hospital, Kaduna State.
Others are Dr. Aliyu Muhammad El- Ladan, Medical Director,
National Obstetric Fistula Centre, Katsina State. Dr.
Abubakar Musa, Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre,
Nguru, Yobe State.
Also appointed are Dr. Nasir Ibrahim Umar, Medical Director,
National Obstetric Fistula Centre, Bauchi State. And Dr.
Abduallhi Ibrahim, Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre,
Azare, Bauchi State.
The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire
congratulated the new appointees and charged them to
work with all stakeholders in the Health Sector for industrial
peace and in support of Mr. President’s Change Agenda.