Health sector gets N30.5bn allocation in Bauchi 2023 proposed budget

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In keeping with the Abuja declaration on allocation to the health sector in order to achieve Universal health coverage (UHC), Bauchi State has allocated the sum of over N30.5b to the entire health sector for the 2023 fiscal year.

The disclosure was made by the Commissioner of Budget and Economic Planning, Aminu Hamayyo while giving a breakdown of the sectoral allocation of the over N202b proposed for the 2023 fiscal year.

He said that government places a high premium on provision of effective, efficient, affordable, and quality healthcare services across the state because according to him, “a healthy society is a wealthy society”.

According to him, “For the 2023 fiscal…



Source: Nigerian Tribune