Pursuant to the earlier courtesy call by the Vice-Chancellor of ABU, Zaria, Prof.Kabir Bala and his team, June 2020, the business arm of the University, Ahmadu Belle University Consultancy Services (ABUCONS) led by its Managing Director, Dr. Umar Farouk, paid a follow-up visit to the hospital on 19th August 2020.
Receiving the delegation, the Medical Director of Federal Medical Centre, Abuja, Prof. Saad, thanked ABUCONS’ CEO for the timely Visit while expressing his desire to make FMC Abuja not only the best in Sub-Sahara Africa but also among the best globally.
He said “We have been working assiduously, my Top Management Committee and myself, to raise the bar in the delivery of quality health care services. To achieve this we know that we need to collaborate; we need more infrastructures and modern equipment. So, your Visit is timely. My desire is to make FMC, Abuja not only the best in Sub-Sahara Africa but also among the best globally”.
The managing director of ABUCONS, Dr. Umar Farouk, who was satisfied with Prof. Saad’s gradual ascension to the national limelight, rolled out the benefits and desirable areas of collaboration. These include the provision of medical equipment e.g. Dialysis machine, Building and Infrastructural development, Research and Training of staff of FMC, Abuja.
The Head of Clinical Services, Dr. J. Ezeichila, on behalf of the Management and Staff of the Medical Centre, appreciated the ABUCONS leadership as well as the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria for raising a core and sound gentleman in the person of Prof. Sa’ad Ahmed who is changing the face of FMC, Abuja.
On hand at the venue of the reception were the Deputy HCS (R&T), Dr. Bioku MJ, the Head of Admin, Mr. Sani M. and other members of the Top Management Committee.