5th October, 2022
By Stephen Adeleye
Governor Yahaya Bello has appointed Mr Mahmoud Ozigi as the pioneer Executive Secretary of Kogi State Drug Management Agency (DMA).
This appointment is contained in a letter signed by the Secretary to Kogi State Government (SSG), Dr Folashade Ayoade.
The statement congratulated Ozigi and assured them of the governor’s support.
Ozigi, the new executive secretary, is urged to carry out his functions at the agency with renewed zeal, commitment and dedication.
According to the statement, the appointment takes effect from Sept. 28.
Before his appointment, he had served as a consultant to both government and the private sector.
He was the former National General Manager of TYONEX Pharmaceutical Limited and the Managing Director of AMMAN Pharmaceutical.
Ozigi is a fellow of the West African Postgraduate College of Pharmacy (FWAPCP) since 2010.
He is a Consultant Pharmacist who specialises in Social and Administrative Pharmacy and is a member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (MPSN) with over 20 years of experience in hospital drug management and dispensing, among others.