Suspended NHIS boss denies suing Presidency
The suspended Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof. Yusuf Usman, has denied suing the Presidency over his suspension from office.
Police teargas staff, escort suspended NHIS boss to assume office duties
It was another day for fresh drama at the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Abuja as officers of the Nigeria Police Force escorted the suspended executive secretary Prof. Yusuf Usman into the office. Policemen close to 50 broke the gates to the NHIS headquarters to disperse members of staff, who had attempted to prevent Usman…
Council suspends NHIS Boss indefinitely
The Governing Council of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has suspended the embattled Executive Secretary of Scheme, Prof Yusuf Usman indefinitely. The Chairman of the board, Yantu Ifene, announced Yusuf’s suspension at a press conference in Abuja on Thursday. The decision was reached after a two-day meeting of the council members. The Executive Secretary…
How poverty compounds poor medical treatment
It is no longer news that many Nigerians who are not able of pay their hospital bill after treatment are being detained in the hospitals.