The Chief Medical Director, Federal Teaching Hospital Katsina, Dr. Suleiman M. Bello during the press conference on the conversion of the Federal Medical Centre Katsina to Federal Teaching Hospital Katsina at the hospital's Board Room on 1st June, 2022.
While addressing the press, the CMD informed the gathering that the hospital is now officially Federal Teaching Hospital Katsina and would subsequently be training medical students of the Umaru Musa Yar'adua University Katsina as an MOU of irrevocable 15 years has been signed between the hospital and the University.
He appreciates Allah Almighty for making the feat achievable, extends his appreciations to the Commander-in-Chief Federal Republic of Nigeria, HE Muhammadu Buhari, Executive Governor of Katsina State, Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari CFR, the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, the entire Board of Management of the hospital under the Chairmanship of Hajiya Hannatu Akilu, the Chairman of Katsina State Elders' Forum under the chairmanship of Alhaji Amadu Kurfi (Maradin Katsina), the Honourable Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Osagie Ehanire, Emir of Katsina, HRH Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman CFR, the Emir of Daura, HRH Alhaji Faruk Umar Faruk and the entire management of the hospital towards realizing the monumental change in the status of the hospital.
Finally, he stated the readiness of the hospital in training of the medical students of UMYUK as staff are under going trainings within and outside Nigeria and how this development would impact positively in good healthcare delivery services in Katsina, its environs and Nigeria in general.
Courtesy: Corporate Affairs 2022