Nigerian Defence Academy Hospital

OVERVIEW

Reference A is hereby acknowledged. The Nigerian Defence Academy Hospital is saddled with the responsibility of providing services in some medical specialties for Cadets, personnel, their families as well as civilians within and outside NDA community. The Hospital is headed by a Commander of the rank of Brigadier General (Consultant) who is responsible to the Commandant. Colonel KO Obanubi is the current Acting Commander and he is responsible for the actualization of the goal of the hospital which is provision of timely and good quality healthcare services at all times in line with standard practice.

OBJECTIVES OF THE HOSPITAL

The coordination in the various departments of the Hospital is aimed at achieving the following set of objectives.

  1. To ensure provision of timely and qualitative health care services to Cadets, personnel and families as well as civilian staff of NDA.
  2. To treat every patient with dignity and respect.
  3. To adapt to current international standard clinical practice and apply  new development and innovations where necessary.  

CAPACITY OF THE HOSPITAL

The NDA Hospital is a Secondary Healthcare Facility that provides basic preventive and curative health care services to cadets, personnel and civilian staff serving in NDA as well as their families. The medical facility has an estimated 90 bed capacity delivering quality healthcare services such as Emergency care, General Out Patient care, Admissions, Medical Laboratory services, Maternal and Child care services, Theatre and Surgical services, Dental Surgery services, Physiotherapy, Eye services and Radio-diagnostic services.

 

DEPARTMENTS

The hospital operates from two (2) medical facilities located in Ribadu cantonment and the permanent site in Afaka with the following departments:

  1. Accident & Emergency Department
  2. Surgical Outpatient Department/Medical Outpatient Department
  3. Dental Department
  4. General Out Patient Department
  5. Eye Department
  6. Obstetrics & Gynecology department
  7. Maternity/ANC Department
  8. Pediatric Department
  9. Medical Laboratory Department
  10. Clinical Psychology Department
  11. Logistics Department
  12. Pharmacy Department
  13. Physiotherapy Department
  14. Health Information Management Department
  15. Public Health Department
  16. Medical Laboratory Department
  17. Imaging Department 
  18. NHIS Desk Office
  19. Nursing Department
  20. Clinical Department

CHRONICLE OF COMMAND NDA HOSPITAL

Serial Rank Name From To
(a) (b) (c) (d) (e)
OC MRS NDA
1. DR KL    ANSARY     MBBS MAR 68 FEB 78
2. CAPT J     AYANBADEJO    MBBS MAR 78 AUG 79
3. CAPT EU    UNACHUKWU    MBBS SEP 79 JAN 81
4. CAPT MC   EZEOKE   MBBS5 FEB 81 APR 82
5. MAJ MO    IBRAHIM    MBBS MAY 82 AUG 85
6. MAJ OO   AMAYAEVBO MBBS PSC SEP 85 JAN 87
CO MEDICAL CENTER
7. MAJ OO   AMAYAEVBO MBBS PSC FEB 87 DEC 90
8. LT COL OO   AMAYAEVBO MBBS FSS PSC JAN 91 JAN 91
9. LT COL BA  BABALOLA  MBBS FSS PJSC JAN 91 16 AUG 96
10. LT COL AY SHEHU  MBBS FSS MSS PDGS 16 AUG 96 24 APR 01
11. LT COL OC  NWANGUMA  MBBS  PDGS FSS MSS 24 APR 01 28 MAY 03
12. COL AO  ODOGWU MBBS MPH FSS MSS 28 MAY 03 18 APR 07
13. COL EE EKPO FSS  PLSC (+) MB BCH MNPH 18 APR 07 MAY 09
14. COL FO JEGEDE  FSS MSS 21 MAY 09 SEP 11
15. COL AA OROKPO  FSS MSS MBBS SEP 11 23 SEP 14
16. SQN LDR UA MOHAMMED FSS PJSC 23 SEP 14 24 NOV 14
17. LT COL IB ABDULKAREEM FSS MBBS MSC PSY 24 NOV 14 20 OCT 16
18. WG CDR UB YAHAYA  PJSC FSS MBA PGDM ADPA RN ROM 20 0CT 16 15 DEC 16
19. LT COL JI AKUNNE  FSS PJSC CM MBBS FMCFM FCAI FICA MBA 15 DEC 16 1 MAR 19
COMMANDER NDA HOSPITAL
20. LT COL JI AKUNNE FSS PJSC CM MBBS FMCFM FCAI FICA MBA 1 MAR 19 6 JAN 20
22. LT COL AE OYEBANJI FSS CM MBBS FMCFM FCAI 6 JAN 20 28 OCT 20
22. WG CDR UB YAHAYA  PJSC FSS MBA PGDM ADPA RN ROM 28 OCT 20 16 NOV 20
23. LT COL AS AYENI FSS CM MSS FCM MBBS FMC Paed PGPH 16 NOV 20 30 NOV 20
24. COL AS AYENI FSS CM MSS FCM MBBS FMC Paed PGPH 30 NOV 21 01 NOV 21
25. LT COL KO OBANUBI  FSS MSS CM FCM FMC FD 01 NOV 21 17 NOV 21
26. COL KO OBANUBI  FSS MSS CM FCM FMCFD 17 NOV 21