Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has approved the appointment of Dr Emmanuella Olutoyin Zamba, as Acting General Manager of the Lagos State Health Management Agency (LASHMA).
This was made known in a letter signed by the Lagos State Head of Service, HoS, Mr Hakeem Muri-Okunola dated March 24, 2020.
News Nigeria reports that Dr. Zamba, a Medical Doctor and Public Servant, was until her appointment, the Director of Healthcare Planning, Research and Statistics at the Lagos State Ministry of Health and the representative of Lagos State Ministry of Health on the LASHMA Board.
Since joining the Lagos State Public Service in 2005, she has served as the State Health Sector Investment Officer; Coordinator, Lagos State Health Sector Quality Control Programme; Lagos State Ministry of Health Service Delivery Director and Coordinator for Lagos State Health Sector Service Charter Cascade Initiative.
This online news platform gathered that Zamba was also the Ministry of Health Representative, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) Board; State Human Resource Health Desk Officer, Lagos State Ministry of Health; Training Officer, Health Systems Development Programme II (World Bank and African Development Bank Assisted) and Lagos State Ministry of Health (2006-2010), among others.
Dr Zamba has certification in various fields including Public Speaking, Leadership, Human Resources, Social Policy and Health Management.
She, who was born in Germany, speaks fluent English, Yoruba, German and conversational French.