By Uzair Adam Imam
The Director General, Kano State Drugs and Medical Consumables Supply Agency, Pharmacist Hisham Imamuddeen has received officials from the Sokoto State Ministry of Health on study tour to the agancy on Wednesday.
A statement signed by the Information Officer Ministry of Health, Kano State, Hadiza M. Namadi disclosed, stating that the contribution Ganduje is giving to the health sector is tremendous.
The visiting team, comprising top management officials from the ministry which was lead by Pharmacist Murtala, Sokoto State Drugs and Medical Consumables agency and the Lead Consultant from Global Health Supply Chain – Procurement Supply Management, Pharmacist Tukur Ibrahim.
Pharm. Hisham Imamudeen, while briefing them on the mandates, activities and the modest achievements recorded by the agency in recent times, he also commended Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje for his untiring support in the health sector.
However, he particularly expressed delight and deep appreciation to the Governor for allocating substantial percentage to the health sector in the 2022 Appropriation Bill as well as supporting commodity supply chain all aimed at improving the life of the people in the state.
Earlier in his his speech, the Team Lead, Pharm. Murtala said that they were in Kano for a study tour to see for themselves and learn the workings of the agency so as to improve their own.
Pharm. Murtala then expressed satisfaction with what they saw and therefore appreciated the capacity and friendly disposition of the DG as he promised to emulate the Kano state model in improving health commodity supply chain in their state.
He also thanked the DG and his entire management staff for their hospitality.