Hon. Commissioner Approved the Appointment of Desk Officer SOMLs Program


Honourable Commissioner Dr. Fatima Atiku Abubakar has approved the appointment of Mr. Mohammed Bello Hamman as Desk Officer Save One Million Lives (SMOLS – PforR ) Programme Management Unit.

Until his recent appointment, Mr. M.B Hamman was the  Senior Data Officer for Onchocerciasis Programme of Neglected tropical diseases in the state. The Program Management Unit  shall perform the following responsibilities:

i) Liaise with and be in ongoing communication with the Federal PMU regarding the program

ii) Be responsible, together with the state health management, for coordinating activities related to the program

iii) Serve as the secretary/secretariat for all information directly related to the program

iv) Do all that is reasonably required to ensure that the state makes progress on the DLIs

v) Ensure that the program work plan is implemented

vi) Ensure that all stakeholders are engaged and working together to strengthen the health system and achieve program objectives

vii) Facilitating the timely disbursement of funds to the relevant Agencies and departments

viii) Ensure that all state data related to SOML interventions is tracked and utilized for decision making



Abubakar Mohammed

Information Officer

For: Hon. Commissioner