Media Will Play Key Role In Success Of Ayadecare – Rosemary Archibong, Information Commissioner

In Breaking News, Health, National News, Reports

By Ogar Monday

Cross River State Commissioner of Information, Rosemary Archibong speaking at the event

The Cross River State Commissioner of Information, Rosemary Archibong has stated that the media has an important and significant role to play in the success or otherwise of the Cross River State Health Insurance scheme tagged Ayadecare.

The Commissioner made this known while declaring open a one-day Cross River State Media and Communication Healthcare Financing Training organized by the Health Finance and Governance (HFG) in collaboration with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Calabar, the Cross State capital.

Speaking at the training, the Commissioner of information stated that “from the report I have received I have seen that at the end of this engagement and training, Cross River State will be better for it in terms of the implementation of Ayadecare”.

She praised the organizers of the training for involving all the different types of the media. From the Television, Radio, print and online, and that the training will be another goal achieved towards the implementation of Ayadecare.

A facilitator in the training who is a member of the Presidential Committee for the Implementation of the National Health Act, Prof. T.M. Akande while delivering his lecture said the idea of a State Health Insurance Scheme is birthed out of the need for Universal Health Coverage where ‘all people will have access to effective and high quality health services, without experiencing financial hardship”.

The training which was held to “deepen the understanding of journalists and media practitioners on components of the Cross River State Health Insurance Scheme” and to help “review the Cross River SHIS communication and media strategy to identify areas of media support in reporting activities of the SHIS” among others, had in participation media practitioners from both the state owned media houses and the various correspondents of the media organizations covering the state.

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

JUNGLE JUSTICE: Suspected Robbers Burnt In Calabar

By Patrick Obia Two suspected armed robbers have been set ablaze in Calabar, the Cross River State Capital. The

Read More...

Ayade To Fix Bad Roads After CrossRiverWatch Report, Protests

By Jonathan Ugbal Cross River Governor, Benedict Ayade has directed “massive and comprehensive rehabilitation of roads” across the State

Read More...

Cross River Judges Should Refuse Accepting Acting CJ Positions – Fmr AG, Eyo Ekpo

By Jonathan Ugbal Mr. Eyo Ekpo, a former Attorney General and Justice Commissioner in Cross River has called on

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now