Connect with us
Advertise With Us

NEWS

FCTA Charges Health Practitioners To Improve Records

Published

on


The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has called on health practitioners in the country to work towards improving the health indices of Nigerians. Declaring open the seventh annual national conference of Epidemiological Society of Nigeria (EPISON), in Abuja yesterday, the secretary, Health and Human Services Secretariat (HHSS), Barrister Amanda Pam, noted that the health indices of Nigerians, at the moment, are not very good. .
Pam charged the conference to deliberate on the health challenges facing the country and to come up with a comprehensive and elaborate communiqué to make policy-makers improve on the health status of Nigerians.

Represented by the director, FCT Primary Health Care, Dr Matthew Ashikeni, the secretary explained that the theme of the conference, ‘The role of Epidemiology in Sustainable Development Goals in Nigeria’, would discuss how to reduce cholera, diarrhea, malaria, Ebola and other health challenges in the society. Earlier in his remarks, the president of the society, Professor Ayuba Zoakah, had disclosed that the conference would soon be split into smaller units, to enable other health practitioners fully participate in the deliberations of the society.



Copyright LEADERSHIP.
All rights reserved. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from LEADERSHIP Nigeria Newspapers. Contact: [email protected]





Which party would you vote for President in the 2019 general election?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...


Advertisement

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Comments
Advertisement

Sign up for our newsletter

Advertisement

MOST POPULAR

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Share this post with your friends!