By Clementina Njang Yong
The Executive President of the Cameroon Baptist Convention, Rev. Dr. Nditemeh Charlemagne on February 1, 2022, officially installed the recently elected Deputies to the Director of the CBC Health Services into their functions.
The Deputy Director for Administration and Finance, Mr. Warri Denis, and the Deputy Director for Clinical Services Dr. Manga Simon were voted into these functions by the CBC Health Board on December 9, 2021. On December 10, 2021, and ratified by the CBC General Council on December 10, 2021, by decision number GC23152.
The event was organized as a forum to collectively know more about these leaders and acknowledge their responsibilities and duties, have their commitment to serve the CBC in these positions.
In his installation charge to the newly elected, Rev. Dr. Nditemeh called on them to execute their duties with the fear of God and with the love of Jesus Christ. The charge was backed by a litany of spiritual, professional, and loyalty pledges to effectively perform their duties in a manner that will reflect the Mission and the Vision of the Cameroon Baptist Convention and that of the Health Services. These should also reflect the mantra of the Executive President – Truth, Equity, and Development. The Deputies were also called to ensure the continuous growth of the CBC Health Services as the second healthcare provider in Cameroon, a position that leaders cannot afford to be compromised. The Executive President pledged his love and support for the success of their offices and the institution as a whole.
On his part, Prof Tih who is serving as a mentor to this duo expressed his happiness for the additional hands to do the work and make contributions to the services of God.
The Deputy Director for Administration and Finance Mr. Warri Denis in his response commits to maintaining an accountable, responsive, and reliable Management System within the CBC Health Services. He has a goal to ensure the effective management of the human resources, material and financial resources for the achievement of the goals of the CBC Health Services in providing quality healthcare to all who need it all the time.
On his part, the Deputy Director for Clinical Services Dr. Manga Simon praised the excellent services already existing in the CBC Health Services, while at the same time earmarking some of the areas that will need his immediate action for improvement.
Before their appointments, Mr. Warri Denis served as the Chief of Administration and Finance for the CBC Health Services, while, Dr. Manga Simon Served as Research Scientist with the CBC Health Services.