Nursing and Midwifery Council: Good News To Nurses and Midwives in Yendi, Gushiegu and their Environs


The Management of Nursing and Midwifery Council has informed the general public especially Nurses and Midwives that it is in talks with University of Development Studies (UDS ) to set up Satellite campuses in Yendi and Gushiegu .

Mr. Felix Nyante, the Registrar of Nursing and Midwifery Council, stated that one of the reasons that informed the discussion to establish the campuses in those areas was not to make Nursing and Midwifery education accessible to the people alone but to cut down the hectic time students went through by long distances in search of tertiary education.

The Dean of School of Nursing and Midwifery,University of Development Studies, Dr. Vida Yakong in her address stated that the plan to set up campuses in various strategic locations would enable practitioners to upgrade their nursing and midwifery education.

Dr. Vida Yakong emphasized that more training programs will be rolled out to offer solutions to many of the health challenges facing the country.