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The College of Nursing and Midwfery Sciences, Sokoto, Sokoto state has conducted its orientation of the first set of HND Nursing program.
The college is among the few colleges in Nigeria to start the program which is a milestone development to Nursing profession. Major members of the college management were at the orientation program to counsel and advise the students.
The HND Nursing program is a four year program which was introduced early this year by the Nursing and Midwfery Council of Nigeria during the Nursing leaders conference at Kaduna.
The program is aimed at helping Nurses with Registered Nurse (RN) certificates to further their education with ease and attain both educational and professional progress.
After the program Nurses are set for the NYSC. The College of Nursing and Midwfery Sciences Sokoto is currently running all Nursing programs including Refresher Courses and Community Midwifery.
The incumbent Registrar of the Nursing and Midwfery Council of Nigeria Alh Faruq Abubakar Wurno was the former and immediate provost of the college.
It is believed that other colleges of Nursing and Midwfery Sciences in the country will follow suit in the commencement of the program.
Report sent in by Bilyaminu Bala Yahya From Sokoto state
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