Unimaid Teaching Hospital gets new MD

Gloria Essien, Abuja


President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Professor Ahmed Ahidjo as the Chief Medical Director (CMD), University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, Maiduguri, Borno State.

Congratulating Professor Ahidjo on his new appointment, the Honourable Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, reminded him of the enormous responsibilities of his office and the yearnings of our people for an effective and responsive healthcare delivery system for Nigerians.

L-R, the director, Dr. Joseph Amedu,the new Chief Medical Director, Prof. Ahmed Ahidjo, the permanent secretary,(FMOH), Mr. Abdullahi Mashi, Minister Of State, Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire and Hon. Minister Of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, presenting the letter of appointment to the new CMD, in his office.

Adewole further advised the new CMD to justify the confidence reposed on him by the President, working with all stakeholders to ensure industrial harmony in the Health Sector and in support of Mr. President’s Change Agenda.

Professor Ahidjo’s appointment is a four years term with effect from 3rd September, 2018.