NHIS boss, Usman Yusuf speaks on reinstatement



Professor Usman Yusuf, the reinstated executive secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), has resumed work.

President Buhari had during the week, ordered the reinstatement of the suspended NHIS boss, Usman Yusuf 

It was gathered that the NHIS boss on resumption held a meeting with some key officials of the agency.

“I have resumed. You know, the reinstatement is with immediate effect. I will be in the office henceforth,” Yusuf told Daily Trust

Yusuf also met with President Muhammadu Buhari, the minister of health, Prof Isaac Adewole, and the immediate past acting executive secretary of the NHIS, Malam Attahiru Ibrahim, at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday.

Yusuf was suspended by the health minister after a committee accused him (Yusuf) of corrupt expenditure on healthcare training.





Source link

More News

Jigawa: Rainstorm kills 12-year-old girl, injures three

A 12-year-old girl Hauwa Kulu Bayero died while three others sustained injuries as a result of building collapse caused by heavy downpour at Saleri...

NDLEA nabs 90-year-old bandit supplier

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested a 90-year-old retired soldier and bandit supplier identified as Usman Adamu. Adamu was arrested in Mailalle,...

Kano pilgrim dies in Saudi Arabia

The Kano State Pilgrims Welfare Board on Saturday confirmed the death of one pilgrim, Sani Idris-Muhammed, in Saudi Arabia during the 2022 Hajj. Alhaji Muhammed...

Terrorism reporting: SERAP sues Buhari, Lai Mohammed, NBC

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and Centre for Journalism Innovation and Development (CJID) have filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari, urging the...