• Organization TypeGovernment
  • Founded1967

Lagos State Ministry of Health

Lagos State came into being through a Federal Edict on May 27, 1967 and Health was one of the Ministries with which it took off. The Ministry was formerly charged with responsibility for both health and social welfare. The latter has since been excised, rejoined and eventually excised from the Ministry such that the Social Welfare Division is presently under the Ministry of Youth and Social Development. Vision To attain excellence in health service delivery by applying best practices at all levels of care Mission To deliver qualitative, affordable and equitable healthcare service to the citizenry applying appropriate technology by highly motivated staff’’. Goal That every Lagosian enjoys unfettered access to qualitative healthcare without significant geographical, financial, cultural or political barriers
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Staff at Lagos State Ministry of Health have experience in


  • reproductive health
  • logistics / supplies
  • health systems
  • procurement process
  • development


  • goal global
  • world bank group
  • bill & melinda gates foundation (b&mgf)


  • nigeria
  • united states
  • benin
  • burkina faso
  • united kingdom


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas