“You have started well” Esama of Benin tells Prof. Bazuaye Godwin Nosakhare

The Chancellor, Igbinedion University, Okada His Excellency, Sir Chief (Dr.) Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion, CFR, the Honourary Romania Consul to Edo and Delta States of Nigeria, the Esama of Benin, has commended the Chief Medical Director, Prof. Bazuaye Godwin Nosakhare for his commitment to repositioning the medical facility since his assumption of office on the 1st of May, 2020.

Chief Igbinedion gave the commendation when the Chairman of the Board of Management, IUTH, Prof. Abiodun Ilesanmi lead other members of the board on a courtesy visit to him.


Speaking during the visit, the Chairman of the Board expressed deep appreciation for his immense contribution to the health and well-being of mankind with the establishment of the University and the Teaching Hospital.

“Igbinedion University has trained Thousands of Doctors, Nurses, Lawyers, Engineers and so on to a lot of persons. This is worth mentioning and we give God the glory for blessing us with a great gift like you your Excellency” Prof. Illesanmi stated.

The Chairman and members drawn from all over the world, were in Edo state for the 49th meeting of the Board of Management, Igbinedion University, Okada.

The Board meeting coincided with the first One Hundred (100) days in office as the Chief Medical Director of IUTH, Prof. Bazuaye Godwin Nosakhare, with several projects including the new Trauma Centre were commissioned.

The Deputy Chancellor Igbinedion University, Okada Chief Lucky Nosakhare Igbinedion who witnessed commissioning, there after lead the Board members on inspection of the 500 beds IUTH, Benin Centre project.


The glass House Sapele road, medical facility has since commenced operations