Governor Muhammad Umar Jibrilla Says his administration has provided well equipped Four Hundred and Four Primary Health Centres across Adamawa State.
The Governor was speaking during the foundation laying ceremony for the
construction of Dougirei Primary Health Centre held at the premises of the state security services recently.
Governor Muhammad Jibrilla revealed that in view of the importance of Health care delivery to the people of Adamawa State his government constructed over Four Hundred Health Centres equipped with modern facilities so as to improve the health conditions of the people of the state.
While expressing gratitude to the Director General of the state security services for approving such an importance project in the premises of the DSS Yola office, the Governor said already his government has declared a state of emergency on Health sector.
He also commended the Executive Chairman of Adamawa State Primary Health Care Development Agency Dr. Abdullahi Dauda Belel or being committed in ensuring the revitalisation of the Health effects delivery in the state, and congratulated Dougirei Community for having a brand new Health Centre, explained that the centre will operate Twenty Four Hours if completed.
In his remarks ,the Executive Chairman Primary Health Care Development Agency Dr Abdullahi Dauda Belel said the project is One of the Federal Government in revitalising health system in Nigeria.
He stated that the project is a joint collaboration between the Local , State and the Federal Government and will provide access to Women and children of Dougirei area at all the times, stressing that the centre will serve for both medical and Laboratory services.
Dr. Abdullahi Dauda Belel also thanked the Governor for giving the Agency a free hand to operate with out any hindrance and assured that the project will be completed within the period of Four Months.
Also speaking, the state Director of SSS, Alhaji Aliyu Othman appreciated Governor Muhammad Jibrilla for initiating such laudable project for the Dougirei Community.
He also said the facility will assist in addressing health challenges of the people of the area and urged the community to support the project for the betterment of the area and assured that the security of the community is well guaranteed .