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The Medical Laboratory Scientists (MLS) in Lagos under the umbrella of the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) and Guild of Medical Laboratory Directors (GMLD) met with the management of the Health Facilities Monitoring and Accreditation Agency (HEFAMAA) on Thursday the 22nd December 2023.

The MLS team led by Mr Abioye Omoyemi was in the HEFAMAA office to review the activities of the agency in relation to the operation of the members of their Associations.

The Chairman of the AMLSN told the HEFAMAA team led by the Executive Secretary, Dr Abiola Idowu that the agency performed brilliantly well this year but he encouraged them to ensure that the franchisees double up to meet up with the expectations of both the agency and the Healthcare practitioners in the state.

Adekoya Abimbola Julius, the Chairman of GMLD Lagos reminded the Executive Secretary that HEFAMAA should beware of those who may want to hide under the agency to make operation difficult for the members of the Association. He added that the problems faced by the members as a result of pressure from LAWMA, Local Government officials and fire Service should be critically looked into.

In her response, Dr Idowu assured the guests that she will look into all the submissions with a view to resolving them. She appreciated the roles played by the associations as partners in progress.

The GMLD Lagos Calendar was handed over to the team leader, Mr Abioye Omoyemi to present to the Executive Secretary Dr Abiola Idowu.

Those present at the meeting include the Agency Director and Head of Monitoring Department, Dr. Olayinka Daniel; the Head of Administration and Human Resource Department, Mr. Jimoh Abdulazeez ;Head of the Legal Unit, Mrs. Antonio Oredipe; and the Head of the Public Affairs Unit, Mrs. Rahmat Alabi, Omotayo Coker AMLSN Financial Secretary, Abere Sunday, the Assistant Secretary General, Dr Leo Aniakor, the GMLD Lagos Secretary General and Ojo Adedayo, GMLD Financial Secretary.

It was indeed the show of unity and bond of cohesion in our professional bodies in Lagos.