Community Based Health Insurance, Ikot Ideh was invited to a courtesy visit with the Honorable Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Barr. Onofiok Luke on the 30th May, 2019.
The visit was part of the Scheme’s effort to collaborate and engage the both the executive arms of government and stakeholders in state for assent to the state health insurance agency bill by His Excellency, Governor Udom Emmanuel before the year ends.
The Speaker promised to do his best to see that the state Governor assents to the bill.
In the team were representative from CBHI, NHIS and Community Health Unit University of Uyo Teaching Hospital research unit. The BOT Chairman Chief Michael Akpabio seized the opportunity to present an award to the Honorable Speaker as Healthcare Champion in the state.