By Rafi’atu Minjibir
Governor of Kano State, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje was honored with an award of the Most Outstanding Governor of the Federation in the Management of Covid-19.
Governor Ganduje was presented with the award by the Nigerian Guild of Medical Directors (GMLD) during its International Conference in Abuja.
A statement issued by Hadiza M. Namadi, the Information ministry said the state Commissioner of Health, Dr. Aminu Ibrahim Tsanyawa represented the governor at the occasion.
Receiving the award on behalf the Governor, Dr. Tsanyawa stated that the state government has invested a lot of resources in the fight against Covid-19, noting that the governor is committed to improve the healthcare delivery services in the state.
During the award presentation, the Executive Secretary, Private Health Institution Management Agency (PHIMA), Kano State, Dr. Usman Tijjani Aliyu was also presented with the award of Outstanding Performance for the agency’s massive campaign against quackery in the state.