House of Representatives Committee on Public Health Call for Memoranda/Invitation to A 3-Day Public Hearing

Posted on: Fri 19-02-2021


The House Committee on Health Institutions cordially invites the General Public and Stakeholders to a Public Hearing on the following Bills scheduled for Monday, 8th, Wednesday 10th and Thursday, 11th, March, 2021 at Room 028, House of Representatives, National Assembly Complex, Abuja by 11:00a.m. prompt: 

i.  8th - March, 2021 

A BM for an Act to Establish the Federal University of Medicine and Health Sciences, Bida, Niger State for the purpose of Providing Qualitative Education in Medicine and Health Sciences; and for Related Matters (H.B. 411); 

ii. 10th March, 2021 

A Bill for an Act to Provide for the Establishment of the Federal Medical Centre, Wase, and for Related Matters (H.B. 885);

iii. A Bill for An Act to Establish the Federal Medical Centre Igboho, Oyo State; and for other Related Matters (H.B. 733) 

iv. 11th March, 2021 

A Bill for an Act to Amend the Orthopedic Hospitals Management Board Act, Cap. 010 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria; 2004 to Provide for the Establishment of Orthopedic Hospital, Jos, Plateau State and Related Matters (H.B. 886); 

v. A Bill for An Act to Establish the Nigerian Health Infrastructure Development Bank to Enhance and Promote the Health and Wellbeing of Nigerians to Boost Local Healthcare Capacity; and Related Matters (H.B. 908)

Specifically invited are the following:-

  1. Federal Ministry of Health; 
  2. Federal Ministry of Justice; 
  3. Federal Ministry of Transport; 
  4. Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning; 
  5. Secretary to the Government of the Federation; 
  6. Head of Civil Service of the Federation; 
  7. National University Commission; 
  8. Chairman of CMDs and MDs; 
  9. All CMDs and MDs; 
  10. Nigeria Medical Association (NMA); 
  11. The Registrar Jamb; 
  12. National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS); 
  13. Civil Society Organizations; 
  14. Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN); 
  15. Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) 
  16. All Commissioners of Education of 36 States and FCT, Abuja; 
  17. All Commissioners of Health of 36 States and FCT, Abuja;
  18. All other Relevant Stakeholders;
  19. Etc. 

All Memoranda to be submitted in 30 copies and a soft copy to the Clerk, House Representatives Committee on Health Institutions, Room 05 (WHITE HOUSE), National Assembly Complex, Abuja on or before Friday 5th March, 2021. 

Further enquiries are to be directed to 08033622805 or [email protected]

Your co-operation, contribution and participation is highly solicited for. 


Hon. (Dr.) Paschal Chidozie Obi