Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has approved the appointment of Prof. Yusuf Sabo as chairman of the Kano State Specialist Hospitals Board.
A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Abbar Anwar announced the appointment of Dr. Hadiza Ashiru as the Chief Executive Officer of the Board.
The board members are: Dr Abdullahi Kauranmata; Zahraddeen Lawan, Murtala Garba, Hajiya Bilkisu Maimota and Hajiya Halima Ali Aware, Hajiya Hafsat Kolo, Alhaji Kabiru Nassarawa, Sanusi Ali-Sadiq and Ms Comfort Onwuegbuna.
The Governor urged the appointees to contribute toward strengthening healthcare institutions in the state.
“I urge you to put service to the state first before any other consideration as enshrined in the rules and regulations governing the affairs of the two specialist hospitals. Make sure that you discharge your duties diligently and ethically.
“This administration places emphasis on the health sector; you should, therefore, abide by global best practices.
“IT-based practice in the healthcare delivery system is one of the basic things that the sector requires globally. Kano State should, therefore, not be left behind.
“And help the state in maintaining its position as one of the leading states in the country with the best healthcare delivery system,”, the Governor said.