It was a great moment to behold as Federal Medical Centre Abuja led by the Chief Medical Director Prof. Saad Ahmed received high profile dignitaries for the commissioning of the Ultra Modern administrative Complex today 26th May 2023 which was also named Dr. Mrs. Aisha Buhari Administrative Complex.This complex was birthed as a result of several years of space constrain, the Administrative Complex commissioning officially done today by the Honourable Minister of State for Health Joseph Ekumankama along side other top government functionaries, FMC Board led by the Chairman Dr. Alex Tosan Ideh and other guest.
The Chief Medical Director FMC Abuja Prof. Saad Ahmed in his welcome remarks expressed great excitement at this epoch making event made possible by the huge support received from the Federal Government and other stake holders.
While thanking the Federal Government and others for their support, Prof. Saad Ahmed drew their attention to the issue of space constraint limiting the expansion of services in the Centre. He stated that with provision of additional land space, the facility can work toward providing other services like trauma centre, nuclear medicine services and other vital medical services not yet available in the hospital.
In his final words, Prof. Saad Ahmed appreciated President Muhammadu Buhari, the Hon. Minister of Health and all stake holders for the massive support and contributions in making this day possible.
In the words of the Hon. Minister Joseph Ekumankama, Dr. ‘Mrs Aisha Buhari has demonstrated commitment and love to the development of Federal Medical Centre Abuja. He appreciated the tenacity of the Chief Medical Director Prof. Saad Ahmed and the entire staff of the Centre for the great development ongoing in the Centre through quality health care services.
The Board Chairman FMC Abuja,Dr Alex Tosan Ideh also in his remark expressed great joy on the commissioning of the building. He emphasized the complex is symbolic and has a unique importance to the hospital by providing enough space now for both clinicals and administrative functions as it will motivate greater workforce for higher productivity.
After the cutting of the tape, the dignitaries were taken on a facility tour of the new administrative complex.
This is another great milestone achievement by the unique leadership style of the Chief Medical Director Prof. Saad Ahmed. Congratulations FMC Abuja on this achievement.
Obadiah Gana N.K