The Executive Secretary of the Kano State Hospitals Management Board, Dr. Mansur Mudi Nagoda, has approved the removal of Chief Medical Officers of Imam Wali General Hospital, Abubakar Imam Urology Centre and Nuhu Bamalli Maternity Hospital and replaced them with immediate effect.
He also approved the suspension of all doctors and nurses that were on duty for the evening and night shifts on Sunday 30th July 2023.
This was contained in a press release issued from the Board’s Public Relations Officer, Samira Sulaiman, and made available to media organisations.
According to the Executive Secretary, the decision was taken as a matter of urgency due to the negligence of both hospitals in carrying out their duties, absconding from their duty posts, leaving patients in the hands of students.
He added that the Hospitals Management Board would no longer condole negligence, late coming, absconding from duty post from any medical personnel and anyone found wanting would face sanctions in accordance with the civil service rules and regulations.
Dr. Nagoda called on other zones to buckle up as all facilities would be monitored closely in order to revive the health sector of the state to the standard level.
Public Relations Officer
31st July 2023