A group, National Association of Medical and Dental Practitioners has lauded Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq over the appointment of Dr Ayinla Olayiwola Abubakar as the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health.
A statement jointly signed by the Chairman and the Public Relation Officer, Kwara State chapter of the Association’s, Dr Lakadir Adebayo and Dr Lai Umar respectively, described the appointment as well-deserved.
The Association added that the appointment came at the right time when the Ministry needed a professional to man its affairs, saying that the Governor had put a round peg in a round hole.
The statement further expressed confidence in the former Kwara NMA chairman’s ability to justify the confidence reposed in him by the Governor, particularly at this trying period of the global COVID-19 pandemic.
The Association, therefore, assured the present administration in the state of its unalloyed support and cooperation to provide quality healthcare delivery across the state.