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NIGERIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION

SECRETARIAT REPORT FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 2014


HIGHLIGHTS
The Secretariat activities for the month of August, 2014 are highlighted as follows:
WEEK 1
Notification of an Illegal Parallel Branch
Officers Committee (BOC) in NMA Delta
State was received.

Invitation as a Special guest to the flag off
Ceremony for distribution of Safe School
Manual to Schools was receive from Exam
Ethics Marshals International.

Invitation to a Pre-Conference Press
Briefing on 3 day International Conference
on Nigeria Service Sector, at Nigeria
entrepreneurs forum Secretariat, Block D,
Conference Room, 3
rd
Floor, Federal
Ministry of Industry, Trade and
Investment, Area 1 Secretariat, Abuja. Was
received.

Invitation to the one day Strategic Summit
of the Nigerian Young Professional Forum
was received.

Enforcement of the Direction of the
Medical and Dental Practitioners
Disciplinary Tribunal on Dr. Godwin Ugbam
was received from the MDCN.

Re: Enforcement of the Direction of the
Medical and Dental Practitioners
Disciplinary Tribunal- on Dr. Godwin
Ugbam was sent to the Chairman, NMA
Enugu State branch.

Re: The draft Review Scheme of Service as
it Affects Primary Health care Department
and Services in the Country was received
from Association of Public Health
Physicians of Nigeria (APHPN).

Cross section of the NOC at the just concluded NEC
meeting in Awka Anambra State.



Past Presidents at the Just concluded NEC Meeting in
Awka, Anambra State.

Letter for National Prayer Breakfast 2014
was received from the Nigerian National
Assembly.

Emergency Delegate Meeting (EDM) of the
Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) held
on 6
th
of August, 2013 at Vines Hotel
Durumi District, Abuja.

Human Variome Project (HVP) Global
Haemoglobinoparthies Initiative
Invitation to a Stakeholders Meeting was
received from the Director General Office,
National Biotechnology Development
Agency.

Proposal to Nigerian Medical Association
(NMA) on Assisting Indigent Nigerian
Citizen suffering from serious Health
Challenges was received from Soreb
Consulting International.

Resolutions of the Second regular National
Executive Council (NEC) Meeting of the
National Association of Resident Doctors
of Nigeria (NARD) was received.

WEEK 2
National Officers Committee (NOC)
Meeting was held on the 12
th
of August,
2014 at the Conference Room of the NMA
National Secretariat, Abuja.

National Officers Committee (NOC) of the
Nigerian Medical Association met with the
Medical Women Association of Nigerian
and National Association of Resident
Doctors of Nigeria.

Letter of Appointment of Prof. Michael C.
Asuzu as National Coordinator of
Emergency Response Committee of the
NMA was dispatched.
WEEK 3
Reports on a Pre-Conference Press
briefing on service Industry in Nigeria and
Meeting with leaders of Professional

Cross section of State delegates at the just concluded NEC
Meeting in Awka during the closing dinner hosted by the
Governor at the Government House.

Health Commissioner Anambra State and the Executive
Governor, Willie Obiano at the closing dinner of the
August 2014 Awka NEC.

NMA VP 1, Dr. Titus IBEKWE, Past President Dr. Omede
IDRIS, Dr. Eric Anazodo Anambra State Chairman and His
wife and the Secretary General Dr. Adewunmi ALAYAKI at
the closing dinner of the NEC meeting in Awka , Anambrea
State.
Bodies on 5
th
August, 2014 at Nigeria
Entrepreneurs Forum Conference Room,
Block D, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade
and Investment, Area 1 Secretariat, Abuja
was received.

Invitation to be part of FCT Primary Health
Care Reform Coalition (FCT PHRECO) was
received from the Health Reform
Foundation of Nigeria (HERFON).

Invitation to the Annual General Scientific
Conference of the Medical Association of
Nigerians Across Great Britain (MANSAG)
was received.

National Human Right Commission,
Invitation to a Public Awareness on the
Rights of People Living with HIV/AIDS. Was
received.

NMA delegation led by the President, Sir,
Dr. Kayode OBEMBE met with the Senate
President, Senator David A. B. Mark at the
National Assembly, Abuja to dialogue on
the ongoing Strike and mass sack of
resident Doctors.

Congratulatory letter was sent to the new
Head of Service of the Federation, Mr.
Danladi Kifasi.

Put Nigeria first Initiative Request for
Courtesy visit was received from the
National Project Coordinator.

Re: Letter of Notification of Nigerian
Medical Association (NMA) National
Executive Council (NEC) decision on Dr. A.
A. Jimoh Panel report was received from
the MDCN.


Past President, Dr.Stephen Kitchener, Dr. Osahon
Enabulele, HRH Haliru Yahaya and NMA President, Dr.
Kayode OBEMBE at the closing dinner of the Awka NEC.

HRH Dr. Haliru Yahaya addressing the NEC in Awka.

Cross section of NEC members at the just concluded Awka
NEC meeting.


WEEK 4

Emergency Delegates Meeting (EDM) of
Nigerian Medical Association was held at
Vines Hotel, Durumi district, Abuja on 23
rd

August, 2014.

National Executive Council (NEC) Meeting
of the Nigerian Medical Association
(NMA)was held at J.JUMAC Hotel in Awka,
Anambra State from Sunday 23
rd

Sunday 31
st
of August, 2014.

REQUESTS
State/FCT branches were requested to send
their 10 digit Nuban account numbers to the
National Secretariat if they have not done so.

Visit our website, www.nationalnma.org for
latest information and upcoming events of the
Association.

Send the names of Elected/Appointed
Medical/Dental Practitioners in Executive/
Legislative positions to the National
Secretariat.

State Chairmen are requested to forward the
names, email address(es) and the phone
number(s) of the EVD committee chairman to
these email addresses immediately.
nationalnma@yahoo.com, alayakiade@gmail.com
and mekutivity2002@yahoo.co.uk

Send pictures of activities of your Branch and
NMA Affiliate Groups to
nationalnma@yahoo.com.

State/FCT Chairmen/ Secretaries are please
required to send a list of licensed doctors with
their profiles as well as registered hospitals in
their branches to the National Secretariat
@ 8, Benghazi Street, off Addis Ababa
Crescent, Wuse Zone 4, Abuja
(Email: nationalnma@yahoo.com)
This is for the purpose of compilation of an NMA
National Directory.




High table during the opening ceremony of the Awka
NEC meeting.

Cross section of NEC members at the closing dinner of
the Awka NEC meeting held at the Government House,
Awka.

NMA President, Dr. Kayode OBEMBE making a
presentation to Dr. Kenneth Iregbu at the just concluded
NEC meeting in Awka Anambra State.
ANNOUNCEMENT

The States are requested to send details of their
activities to the NMA National Secretariat.

ALL NMA State/FCT branches are hereby reminded
that they are to conduct election and hand over
within three months as stated in the NMA
constitution. They are to communicate with the
NMA National Secretariat details of the new
officers as soon as this is done.

Dr. Adewunmi R. ALAYAKI
SECRETARY GENERAL


NEC members at the welcome Cocktail of the
Awka NEC meeting.

NEC members at the welcome cocktail of the Awka
NEC meeting.

Prof. Michael Asuzu delivering the Key note lecture
during the opening ceremony at the just concluded
Awka NEC meeting.

NMA President posses with some NEC members .

Group photograph of the NOC, Key note speaker and
some NEC members in Awka Anambra State.

Past President, Dr. Omede Idris presenting the
result of the voting by delegates for the suspension
of strike to the NMA President.

Cross section of delegates at the August EDM held
at Vines Hotel, Abuja.

NMA delegation led by the President in group
photograph with traditional ruler of Awka, Eze Uzu
during the courtesy visit that heralded the recent Awka
NEC meeting.

NMA President receiving a souvenir from the Eze Uzu
of Awka, Anambra State.


Cross section of NEC members during the cocktail at the
just concluded NEC meeting in Awka Anambra State.