Kano state gubernatorial candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP), Engr. Abba K. Yusuf has lauded the efforts of Kano state branch of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) for organising its maiden debate in the state.
In a letter signed by his Spokesperson, Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa, Abba Kabir described the event as a symbolic attempt to prioritise the health development agenda.
While apologising for his inability to participate at the event due to unavailable engagements placed in his tight schedule, said the letter of the debate was brought to his notice when he was already out of the state.
“Meanwhile, the NNPP gubernatorial candidate directed Dr. Abubakar Labaran Yusuf, a former commissioner of health to tender his apology at the occasion.”
Dr. Abubakar Labaran, a companied by the candidate’s Spokesperson Sanusi Bature were at the occasion on behalf of His Excellency Engr. Abba K. Yusuf.
While delivering a goodwill message and apology at the beginning of the debate, Dr. Abubakar said H.E Abba Kabir Yusuf of the NNPP is fully aware of the challenges affecting the health sector and has planned strategic interventions to rescue the situation when elected the Kano state governor in the next election.
“I look forward to future engagements with the NMA as a professional body, our plans for the health sector would be unveiled along with that of other critical sectors as part of our blueprint insha Allah” Abba Gida Gida assured