Ikpeme congratulates Dr. Betta Edu on her emergence as Chairman Commissioners forum
The Director General of Greater Calabar City Development Agency, Comrade Kingsley lta lkpeme has congratulated Dr. Betta Edu, the Cross River State Commissioner for Health on her recent emergence as acting National Chairman of Nigeria Commissioners for Health Forum.
Ikpeme, who sent his goodwill via his social media handle said that her elevation is ultimately possible by God’s grace which passes all human understanding, and also an achievement to Sir Ben Ayade’s led adminstration which has given youths the opportunity to prove their worth as prime movers of events in the society.
Ikpeme, opined that the elevation isn’t a surprise as it’s due to Betta’s hardwork, sincerity, dedication and commitment to duties which endeared her to the hearts of her colleagues.
Ikpeme urged the new acting Chairman to use this opportunity to improve on the health sector of our Nation in partnership with development partners and other key stakeholders in the health sector.
He called for overhaul of the Nigeria health sector, which is in a state of comatose, and exposed further by the emergence of the Covid-19 Pandemic.
Ikpeme, also call for an improved general public health response of states to the fight against the novel Covid-19 Pandemic in order to help flatten the curve of the virus, while appealing to all Nigerians to adhere to all Government directives and guidelines as issued by the NCDC on the Covid-19 Pandemic Prevention.