As part of measures to ensure adequate control and sensitization of the state’s population on the outbreak of Corona Virus, Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba state has approved the composition of a technical committee on Covid-19.
A statement signed by the Press Secretary to the Governor, Hassan Mijinyawa MCIPR said, the Committee which is expected to expand stakeholder engagements and enhance sensitization campaign across the state has the state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Innocent Vakkai as Chairman.
Members includes the Commissioner of Information and Re-orientation, Barr. Danjuma Adamu, Commissioner for Urban Development, Alh. Sale Sa’ad, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Dr. Ebenezer Kuku, Director of Public Health, Dr. Abe Agbu, CMD, Specialist Hospital, Dr. Alex Maiangwa.
Others are CMD, FMC, Jalingo, Dr. Attah Dangana, Executive Secretary, Health Services Management Board, Dr. Micah Madaki, Executive Secretary, State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Aminu Hassan as well as State Coordinator, WHO, Alh. Faruk Umar, while Mr. Columbus Garba will serve as Secretary.
The statement however stated that, the Inaugural/stakeholder meeting of the technical Committee will hold on the 26th of this month in Jalingo.