President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointments of Dr Bassey Eyo Edet and Dr Aisha Adamu as Medical Directors for Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Calabar, Cross River and Federal Medical Centre, Jalingo, Taraba, respectively.
The President’s spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, who confirmed this development in a statement in Abuja on Thursday, said Edet’s appointment as Medical Director, for an initial term of four years, took effect from March 25, 2020.
Edet hails from Akpabuyo Local Government Area of Cross River, and graduated from University of Calabar in 1998.
He is a Fellow of the National Postgraduate Medical College in Psychiatry, and also Fellow of the National Institute of Management Consultants.
Aisha Adamu is a Consultant Physician astroenterologist/Hepatologist.
She hails from Karin-Lamido Local Government Area of Taraba, and graduated from the University of Maiduguri in 1995.
She completed her Residency in 2008, and received Fellowship of the National Postgraduate Medical College.
”Her appointment as Medical Director for an initial term of four years takes effect from March 25, 2020,” the presidential aide further stated.(NAN)