Buhari approves inclusion of Yusuf Sununu into Health Reform Committee



President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the inclusion of Dr Yuusf Sununu as the representative of  on the Reform Committee.

Sununu is the Chairman, Committee on Healthcare Services and had previously served as a past General of the Nigerian Medical Association, an Associate of the World Medical Association.

Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Assistant on and Publicity, confirmed this in a statement on Friday in Abuja.

The Reform Committee, under the Chairmanship of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has members drawn from private and public sector health care management professionals and partners.

Other members of the committee were representatives from the National Assembly as well as the Nigeria Governors Forum, among others.

The committee,  set up for a period of six months, would undertake a review of all healthcare reforms adopted in the past two decades and lessons learnt, and factor them into the of the new Reform Programme. (NAN)