The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the concern followed a deliberation on the Bill for an Act to amend the NHIS Act, Cap. N42, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004 at the plenary.
Osinbajo noted that the present National Health Insurance Scheme although useful, was unable to pull resources together to cater for the health needs of others not yet enrolled.
This was sequel to the unanimous adoption of a motion by Hon. Chike Okafor at plenary.
The association said this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Abuja by its National Director of Health, Chukwu-Ani John.
Adebayo, who made the call at a news conference in Lagos, said that re-instating the NHIS executive secretary before investigations ended would be an abuse of due process.
Dr Emmanuael Uba, the General Manager, Formal Sector Department, NHIS, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Abuja.
He mentioned that the meeting was geared towards consensus building and support among stakeholders towards repositioning the scheme for effective service delivery
This is contained in a statement signed by Ayo Osinlu, Head, Media and Public Relations of the scheme in Abuja on Friday. According to Osinlu, the NHIS Executive Secretary, Prof. Usman Yusuf, said this during a courtesy call on the…