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Reinstated NHIS boss yet to resume – Official

Prof. Usman Yusuf, the reinstated Executive Secretary of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is yet to resume work.

Mr Ayo Osinlu, Head, Media and Public Relations of NHIS, confirmed this to the Newsmen on Wednesday in Abuja.

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Osinlu told Newsmen that: “NHIS Executive Secretary, Prof. Usman Yusuf is yet to resume  after his reinstatement by the Federal Government on Tuesday, Feb. 6.

“The Acting Executive Secretary, Malam Attahiru Ibrahim, and the Minister of Health, Prof. Issac Adewole, were invited to the Presidential Villa and we are waiting the outcome of the meeting,” he said.

Yusuf was suspended in June 2017 by Adewole following allegations of gross misconduct.



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