Our Board

Sen. I. Y. Zarewa  is the Chairman of United Healthcare International Ltd. (A Health Maintenance Organisation). A member of (WORLD HEALTH CARE CONGRESS) WHCC International Advisory Board. He is a fellow of Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, a fellow of Institute of Cost & Management Accountants, and a fellow of the Institute of Certified National Accountants.  He is also a Chartered Stock Broker and a member of the Nigerian Stock Exchange as well as Security & Exchange Commission. He is equally a member of Chartered Institute of Management of Nigeria.

 

He has been a Management Consultant to many organizations and held management and Board position to many Organisations including TOTAL Nig. Plc, Heritage Investment & Securities Ltd, Union Trustee Ltd. (A subsidiary of union Bank PLC), Rahama Cleaning Services Nig. Ltd. Etc. He is a World Bank Institute Alumnus and he is married with Children.

 

Dr. Kolawole Owoka  is the Managing Director/Chief Executive of United Healthcare International Ltd (A Health Maintenance Organisation). He is the founder and Chief Medical Director of Ideal Hospital Group with branches in Kano and Abuja.  He is a member of the Guild of Medical Directors, Kano State.  He holds B.Sc from the University of Ibadan (1974) and MBBS from the University of Lagos (1981).  In 1978/79, he was President, University of Lagos Students’ Union.  He is a Past District Governor of Rotary International District 9120 for 2001/2002. He is a Paul Harris Fellow, a Benefactor and Major Donor of Rotary International.  

 

He was the coordinator for Health Concerns of Rotary International for Europe and Africa and a Zonal Representative for Polio Eradication. He is currently the Country Chairman for a Joint Project for Reduction of Maternal Mortality Rate and Eradication of Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) in various parts of Nigeria, a project being co-sponsored by European Union.  He has attended several courses locally and internationally.  He is a World Bank Alumnus and a Harvard University Alumnus. 

 

In 2005, he attended a National Flagship course on Health Sector Reforms and sustainable financing by the World Bank Institute. 

 

In July 2008, he attended 2 courses in Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston Massachusetts – HPM 209 –Health Policy Management – Economics for Health Policy – BGrade and HPM 253 - Health Policy Management – Improving Quality in Healthcare – A­‑ Grade. 

 

He is a Recipient of “Service Above Self” Medal from Rotary International (2010). 

 

He attended a Certificate Programme in Social Health Insurance in the ILO/ITC Institute in Turin, ITALY in April 2011. 

 

He has MBA in International Hospital and Healthcare Management at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management. 

 

He is also a distinguished recipient of the Development in Nigeria Merit Award (2007) by People State and Resources (PSR) for achievement in sphere of Human Medicine. 

 

He was a member of the Committee that set up the NHIS (National Health Insurance Scheme in 2005 and is still a member of the NHIS/HMO Committee on resolution of crisis and management. 

 

He was a member of the Committee that set up the FHSS (FCT Health Services Scheme) in 2008. He is still the liaison Officer for all the HMOs involved in the Scheme. 

 

On 4th November 2006, Appointed Delegate to United Nations Day at the United Nations Building in New York, USA as the Project Chairman for Rotary International Vesico Vagina fistula in Nigeria from 2005 till date. 

 

He is currently the Chairman of HMCAN (Health and Managed Care Association of Nigeria) an umbrella body for all HMOs.

 

He is a member of ISQUA (International Society for Quality in Healthcare).

 

He is married with Children and loves cycling and skipping on a rope daily.

 

Dr. Kazeem. A. Mustapha  is one of the Promoters of United Healthcare International ltd. One of the foremost HMOs in Nigeria.

 

He is currently the Executive Director of the company. He was Medical Director of Ivory Clinics, Kano from 1997 to 2003. He has worked with University of Ilorin teaching Hospital and Kano State Health Management Board at various times.

 

He is an Alumnus of Obafemi Awolowo University where he had his Medical training and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management where he obtained MBA in International Hospital and Healthcare Management. He is a fellow of the Institute of Development Administration, a Permanent member of International Institute of Quality in Healthcare and member of different medical and professional Associations. He has attended several courses locally and internationally and has received several awards for recognition and excellence.

 

He attended a Certificate Programme in Social Health Insurance in the ILO/ITC Institute in Turin, ITALY in April 2011.

 

He has attended several courses locally and internationally and has received several awards for recognition and excellence.

 

He served as District Governor Rotary International District 9125 2009/2010. He is a major Donor to the Foundation of Rotary International. He is currently the vice chairman of Nigerian Polio Plus committee.

 

He is married with children.

 

Prince Jibola Afonja  is a Chartered Accountant, astute administrator and industrialist. He is the chairman of Integrated Dimensional I.D.S. a manufacturing outfit. He was one time secretary of Labour and Productivity for the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He is married with children.

 

Mr. Abraham Ojo Ajayi  is a proud recipient of ACII (London) from the famous College of Insurance Seven Oaks, England. He worked in various departments while working with Law Union & Rock Nigeria Plc. He was the Companys Resident Inspector and later promoted to Area Manager before retiring. He is currently the Technical Partner of United Healthcare International Limited. He is married with Children.

 

Ebenezer Olajide Ayodele (SANis Senior Advocate of Nigeria. He holds LL.B (London) and Bachelor of Law (Nigeria). He was called to the bar in 1970. He worked with J.B. Majiyagbe & Co, a reputable Law firm for twenty years before establishing his own Law Firm Ayodele Gaffar & Co. He is Board Member of various reputable organisations. He is currently the Chancellor Anglican Communion, Kano State. He is married with children. He is the Legal Adviser to United Healthcare International Limited.

 

Nureni Soladoye Jimohholds LL.B from University of Benin and was called to the bar in 1993. He worked with Messrs. J.B. Majiyagbe & Co for over four years. He was legal adviser to various companies and private individuals. He is currently the Board Secretary of United Healthcare International Limited. He is married with children.