By Peter Bassey
As the Cross River State Primary Health Care Development Agency (CRSPHCDA) marks her two years anniversary, the governor of Cross River State, Sen. Prof. Ben Ayade has transfer with immediate effect the pay point of all primary health workers from the local government to the CRSPHCDA. The news came during the celebration of the agency’s two years anniversary.
Addressing staff and international partners of the agency during the celebration, the Director General, Dr. Betta Edu thanked God Almighty for seeing the agency through her numerous activities. She also thanked all staff of the agency for their immerse contributions in ensuring the successes the agency has achieved so far. She added that as pioneer staff of the agency, their names are been crested with gold in the history of the agency. She further encourage them to keep the flag fying and the vision burning.
Main while there was heavy cheering and jubilation as the DG announced the approval of His Excellency’s approval to transfer the pay point of all primary health workers from the Local government to the agency, and the immediate payments of salaries before Easter. She thanked the governor for his magnanimity, stressing that such a gesture will bring succor to the people and leverage their sufferings.
The celebration came to it apex with a toast, cutting of the cake, pooping of drinks to mark the agency’s achievements, as well as chanting of a birthday song to mark Mrs. Bassey Henshaw’s birthday, who happen to be the secretary to the DG.
In the same vein, staff of the agency prayed and poor encomiums on the digital governor Sen. Prof. Ben Ayade and the DG, CRSPHCDA Dr. Betta Edu for their great leadership pattern in moving Cross River State forward.
Writes from Calabar