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Dr. Olajide Idris is the Commissioner for Health for Lagos State, Nigeria’s most populous State, with 22 million inhabitants. He is responsible for health care planning, health policy formulation, implementation as well as supervising health service delivery in the State. Under his leadership, initially as Permanent Secretary and recently as Chief Executive, the Lagos State’s Health system has been significantly …

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Dr. Olufemi Onanuga is the Special Adviser to the Governor on Primary Health Care for Lagos State, Nigeria’s most populous State, with over 22 million inhabitants. He is responsible for the supervision of the Primary Health care Board (PHCB), Pharmaceutical Services, HEFFAMA, Occupational Health, Disease Control, Family Health & Nutrition, as well as supervising over 280 Primary health care centers …

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Born on 22 February 1960, Dr. LAWAL Lateef Temitayo Aramide started his elementary School in 1966 at Moslem school,Ososa. He later attended Ijebu-Ode Grammar School from where he obtained his West African School Certificate in 1977,earning a distinction,before proceeding to Federal Government College Odogbolu for the Higher School Certificate (HSC), which he successfully completed in 1979. He was later admitted …

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MRS. NEWTON YOMI JULIANA- Deputy Director, Medical Laboratory Services

She attended Holy Trinity Primary School, Kano. Federal Government Girls College Kazaure. Higher National Diploma (HND)  with two awards as best graduating student at Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti. Her professional degrees Medical Laboratory Sciences ABUTH/Zaria Medical Laboratory Sciences LUTH/Lagos. Her working experiences range in various private and public sectors with versatility at standardised and structural enigmatic mentorship. Key player in …

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MRS OWOJUYIGBE CLARA MODUPE-Director, Health Education Services

She attended University of Lagos where she obtained M.Sc Public Health in 2014. She also attended Lagos State University and obtained B.Sc Health Education in 2002. She attended a certificate course as a Family Planning Provider in LUTH in 1990. Earlier, she attended Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital School of Nursing, Ile Ife where she qualified as a Registered Nurse(RN) …

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MR. IPAYE OLAJIDE- Head, Public Affairs

He was born on September 27th 1960. He attended Methodist Primary School Ibadan from 1966 to 1971. St Patrick’s Grammar school Ibadan, 1972 to 1977 and Comprehensive High School Ayetoro from 1978 to 1980 for his primary school, Secondary school and higher school certificate course. He later attended University of Ife, Ile Ife now Obafemi Awolowo University from 1891 to …

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MR. RASHEED OLOYEDE KOSOKO- Head, Planning, Research and Statistics

He attended Stepping Stone Nursery and Primary Satellite Town, Command Day Secondary School , Ojo and Lagos State University, Ojo, graduated with B. Sc. in Economics/ Education. Employed into the Lagos State Government Civil Service in the year 2001 as Planning Officer and deployed to Ministry of Economic Planning and Budget. Currently deployed to Lagos State Primary Health Care Board, …

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