Tinubu to prioritize domestic health financing, industrialization, says Shettima


By Johnbosco Agbakwuru

ABUJA—Vice President Kashim Shettima on Tuesday said that President Bola Tinubu would prioritize domestic health financing and industrialization.

The Vice President stated this when a delegation from the Global Health Partners – the Global Fund, US President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI), and the US President’s Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) paid him a courtesy visit at the Presidential Villa.

Senator Shettima, who restated the commitment of the Tinubu administration to repositioning Nigeria’s healthcare system, pledged the President’s political support to “improve health outcomes for all Nigerians; increased domestic financing for health; and promoting health industrialization.”

“I want to assure you that we are determined to catapult the nation to a higher pedestal. We are committed to changing the narrative of inclusive growth, of a Nigeria where every black man will be proud of.

“President Tinubu is a man of vision…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper