The Katsina State governor, Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari has announced plans to recruit 54 Medical Consultants for hospitals across the state.
Masari made this known when he received the Management of Federal Medical Center, Katsina, led by the Medical Director, Suleiman Muhammad which paid him courtesy visit on Saturday in Katsina.
According to him, 600 medical nurses and other health personnel would likewise be recruited in the same period, stating that the recruitment would improve health service delivery in the state.
He additionally guaranteed that the state government would keep on partnering with the Federal Medical Center to improve the well-being of the general population of the state.
While speaking, Mr. Muhammad, told the governor that they were in his office to demonstrate their gratefulness for the help the state government had been giving the medical center.
He particularly commends the governor for supporting the center with the monthly allowance of N250,000.
He asked for the laying of asphalt on the ring-road in the center, bringing up that lack of fund had made it troublesome for the center to complete the project.