Mr. Faruk Umar Abubakar has been reappointed as the Secretary-General/Registrar, Nursing & Midwifery Council of Nigeria for a second and final term of four (4) years.
His reappointment takes effect from 4th October, 2020.
The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire on Tuesday conveyed the approval of the reappointment.
In a statement signed by the Director, Information, Media & Public Relations, Olujimi Oyetomi, Mr. Faruk Umar Abubakar acknowledged his reappointment at the Honourable Minister’s Office on Tuesday, 15th September, 2020.
“A copy of the reappointment letter cited indicates that the reappointment was made “in recognition of the achievements recorded during your (his) tenure” and that the terms and condition of the appointment “are subject to the provisions of the enabling Act establishing the Board and/or as may be prescribed by Government.”
“While conveying his congratulations to the Registrar, the Honourable Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire through the letter, charged Mr. Faruk Umar Abubakar whose appointment was renewed for a second and final term to “improve on the gains so far recorded at the Council towards achieving your (the) mandate of efficient regulatory functions” the statement read.
The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Mr. Marshi Abdullahi was also present.