Work Towards Successful Universal Health Coverage Initiative In Yobe, Buni Charges Health Council


The Yobe State governor, Hon Mai Mala Buni (Chiroman Gujba) has called on the council on health to key into his administration’s drive attain universal health coverage initiative within the shortage possible period.

Buni, according to a statement issued by the press secretary to the deputy governor, Hussain Mai Sule, made the call while declaring open the first ever Yobe State Council on Health meeting in Damaturu, the state capital.

The governor represented by his deputy, Hon Idi Barde Gubana (Wazirin Fune), expressed hope that the meeting would among other things deliberate on measures that would facilitate effective implementation of matters related to the full realisation of the universal healthcare coverage programme across the state.

He said the government had recorded significant success towards attainment of the state goals in ensuring the establishment of a functional primary Health Care center in each of the 178 wards in addition to the provision of medical equipment,…

Source: Leadership Newspaper