Polio: Buhari Thanks Osinbajo For Making Nigeria Proud

Polio: Buhari Thanks Osinbajo

For Making Nigeria Proud

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed gratitude toward

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for making Nigeria glad by giving

initiative that drove the nation to become sans polio.

The President additionally lauded different individuals from the

Presidential Taskforce on Polio Eradication and world pioneers

who added to achieving the sans polio status.

In an announcement by Garba Shehu, Buhari praised Prof.

Osinbajo, executive Presidential Taskforce on Polio Eradication,

and his group, for making Nigeria glad and sparing her

youngsters from the scourge of poliomyelitis.

“This is to communicate our significant thankfulness for your

initiative of the Presidential Taskforce on Polio Eradication and

Routine Immunization.

“The statement of Nigeria as a Wild Polio free nation is the

consequence of your successful coordination of the Nigerian

Polio destruction program through the Presidential Taskforce on

Polio Eradication and Routine Immunization, Federal Ministry of

Health and the National Primary Health Care Development Agency.

“If it’s not too much trouble stretch out my own gratefulness to

all individuals from the Presidential Taskforce on Polio Eradication

for making Nigeria glad and sparing her youngsters from the

scourge of Poliomyelitis.

“I ask the Taskforce under your authority to support this

coordination particularly in activating State Governors to give the

required oversight and assets to continue the force and fortify the

essential social insurance framework by improving routine

inoculation, maternal, infant and youngster wellbeing

administrations.

“I ask you to continue the energy as I anticipate us utilizing on the

polio foundation and experience to drive other wellbeing

mediations,” the President wrote in the letter to Prof Osinbajo.

The President likewise composed a different letter to German

Chancellor Angela Merkel, expressing gratitude toward the

European nation for quite a long time of money related help to

Polio Eradication Initiative (PEI) program in Nigeria through KfW.

“It would be ideal if you be guaranteed that my Government will

stay submitted and centered to guaranteeing the required assets

will be given to continue the energy and fortify the essential

social insurance arrangement of our extraordinary Country,” the

President said in his letter to Chancellor Merkel.

President Buhari additionally expressed gratitude toward

conventional and strict pioneers, who through their

administration manufactured network trust for the polio program

along these lines expanding acknowledgment and guaranteeing

every qualified kid are reached with the polio immunization.

In particular, he composed Alhaji Muhammad Saad III, Sultan of

Sokoto, the initiative of Jama’atul-Nasirl Islam (JNI) and the

President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN).

The President likewise composed separate letters of thankfulness

to Bill Gates, the European Union, Dr Tedros Adhanom

Ghebreyesus, Director-General, World Health Organization, Dr.

Robert R. Redfield, Director, U.S Centers for Disease Control and

Prevention, Dr. Henrietta Fore, Executive Director, United Nations

Children’s Fund, David Malpass, President, World Bank Group and

John Barsa, Acting Administrator, United States Agency for

International Development.

Others are, Global Affairs Canada, Professor Shinichi Kitaoka,

President, Japan International Cooperation Agency, and the

International President, Rotary International.

President Buhari likewise valued the help of Alhaji Aliko Dangote,

Chairman Aliko Dangote Foundation, Sir (Dr) Emeka Offor and

Governor Kayode Fayemi, in his ability as the Chairman, Nigerian

Governors Forum.

Source:- Vanguard