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St Veronica Medical Center Welcomes Consul General, HE Lewal Bappah of the Nigerian Consolate.

His Excellency Lawal Bappah, Consul General of the Nigerian Consolate for the Northwest and South West Regions of Cameroon, pens his signature in the visitor’s Diary of St Veronica Medical Center Buea, during an official visit to the complex aimed at strengthening the working relationship between the two bodies. This August visit it should be noted is His very first outing to a private institution since HE Lewal came to Buea Cameroon as the new Consul General of the Nigerian Consolate.

Family photo with top management of St Veronica Medical center
Family photo with top management of St Veronica Medical center

It was a significant event for both St Veronica Medical Center and the Nigerian Consolate as these two have been working closely for more than 15 years in the areas of providing health care services to staff of the Consolate as well as providing knowledge to the Nigerian student community who made Biaka University Institute of Buea, their institution for learning.
Receiving the diplomatic figure alongside his entorage, the Chair of St Veronica Medical Center Dr. Mrs Francisca Hongla Biaka expressed appreciation to the guest of honor HE Lewal Bappah for identifying and applauding the complex as that which provides commendable services to the Consulate. She further reiterated the social bond that exists between the two bodies including but not limited to friendly matches that puts the relationship in a family mood.


In response, the Consul general, HE Lewal Bappah saluted the chair and her henchmen for operating such a prestigious complex and promised to further strengthen the bond that exists between the Complex and the Nigerian Consolate.
The visit witnessed a campus tour during which the diplomatic team had an opportunity to see different sections of the hospital and the university and equally met with some of the students including the Nigerian students of BUIB.

His Excellency Lawal Bappah, Consul General of the Nigerian Consolate for the Northwest and South West Regions of Cameroon in class with students
His Excellency Lawal Bappah, Consul General of the Nigerian Consolate for the Northwest and South West Regions of Cameroon in class with students

This 26th day of October 2021 according to the management team of St Veronica Medical Center , goes down memory lane as one that promised better collaboration between the Nigerian Consolate ant St Veronica Medical Center.

Biaka Hospital laboratory Named after Dr. Charles Namme Menyoli

St Veronica Medical Center Buea (BUIB teaching Hospital) commonly known as Biaka Hospital, has named its laboratory after Dr Charles Namme Menyoli one of Cameroon’s finest entrepreneurs. Known for his love for quality and philanthropic works amongst other attributes, this move by Biaka Hospital is in recognition of this iconic figure for his surport of over 4 Million Francs CFA to the hospital.

In an opening address by the Medical director of Biaka Hospital Dr. Fon Tita, he stated clearly that the funds have been used meticulously to improve on the laboratory for better services to the present and future generations who will make use of the hospital’s services.

 

The CEO and Chair of St Veronica Medical Center Dr. Mrs Francisca Hongla Biaka while handing a special gift of recognition for the kind gesture by Dr. Charles Namme Menyoli, thanked him for his love and concern towards the Biaka Hospital and promised to keep the hospital up to standard for quality services to the community.

In response to this honor, barrister Evanjoh Abel Nyoki, representing Dr. Charles Namme Menyoli, apreciated the management of the hospital for their exceptional services and notted that to Dr. Menyoli, Biaka Hospital is “Home”.

The event was crowned with a visit to the renovated laboratory which has in place amongst other things a Centrifuge used for the separation of fliuds and specimen, an air conditioner, a computer for data storage and printing of lab results. The laboratory has equally been compartmentalized.

BUIB: Former Students Collect Originals of Undergraduate Certificates.

Ex-students of Biaka University Institute of Buea BUIB are gladdened with the availability of their undergraduate certificates after years of waiting. This show of excitement was visible during the handing over ceremony of the certificates to the BUIB Nigerian former students who convene at Rosebud Hotel, Abuja Nigeria, for the collection of this document from the University’s administrative personnel.

At the ceremony, the Vice Chancellor of BUIB Dr. Mrs. Francisca Hongla Biaka via a video call, addressed these students and applauded them for their understanding and maturity exhibited over the years as they waited for this important document. She reassured participants of the University’s Credibility and commitment in serving her students as VIPs while calling on them to remain ambassadors of the institution and be professional in their practice.

In addition, the Special Adviser to the VC/Public Relations Officer Mr Singe Ikome Otto, alongside the Communication and Marketing Manager Mme Fomucha Mirabelle representing BUIB in Nigeria, appreciated these students for their years of patience while reminding them of the process involved in the issuing of original certificates as stipulated by the law governing educational institutions in Cameroon. They reiterated that the delay is no fault of Biaka University Institute of Buea but rather the system put in place by the State mentoring institution which however is under review for better facilitation of the process.

On their part, the students immensely thanked the management of BUIB for this great gesture in displacing her workers from Cameroon to Nigeria for the handing of their certificates. This they noted will go a long way to allow some of them gain work promotion.

The event which took place on the 24th of July 2021 in Abuja Nigeria, saw the presence of over 70 BUIB ex students of the Nigerian Community.

BUIB: Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria Welcomes team from BUIB

The Nursing & Midwifery Council of Nigeria on this 23rd day of July 2021 received dignitaries from Biaka University Institute of Buea, on a friendly visit to the agency. Welcoming the Special adviser to the VC and PR officer of BUIB Mr. Singe Ikome Otto alongside the Communication and Marketing Manager of BUIB Mme Fomucha Mirabelle, the Secretary General/Registrar Mr. Alh Faruk Umar Abubaka applauded BUIB for their efforts put over the years in maintaining standards in the grooming of nurses and midwives who do not only serve Nigeria, but the world at large.

The Nursing and Midwifery Council it should be noted, takes charge of issuing work permit/ licence to graduates after they have undergone a special examination which qualifies them to obtain a licence to work as professionals in their different disciplines within the Nigerian community.

Training nurses and other health care practitioners for over 22years the Biaka University Institute of Buea has been in close collaboration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria as the institute has trained and graduated many Nigerians over the years.

Speaking at this meeting , the delegation from BUIB appreciated the Registrar and his collaborators for their services rendered.