August 20, 2017

UK to equip 10 hospitals in Jigawa

UK to equip 10 hospitals in Jigawa... NAIJA INVEST

THE Department for International Development (DFID) of the United Kingdom has promised to equip 10 hospitals in Jigawa State.

DFID would also offer some free drugs and medical services to people of the state.

These were disclosed by the DFID National Project Manager in Nigeria, Mr. Mike Egbon, over the weekend while speaking at Ringim Emir’s palace.

The occasion was a Mega Community Mobilization and Engagement on Safe Motherhood and Immunization Participation in the state. Egbon said the DFID is impressed with the state government commitment on health delivery where about 15 percent of the state2013 budget had been allocated to the health sector.

UK to equip 10 hospitals in Jigawa... NAIJA INVEST

UK to equip 10 hospitals in Jigawa… NAIJA INVEST

He noted that Ringim local government had been chosen to serve as a model where accessibility to health facilities, drugs and qualified medical staff won’t be a problem in future.

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