Foundation donate equipment to 6 health centers in Katsina
The Katsina State Development Fund, popularly known as “Gidauniyar Jihar Katsina” has under its year 2020 health sector programme, donated medical equipment and furniture to no fewer than six health centres across Katsina State.
The centres that benefited from the gesture are Damari PHC in Sabuwa LGA, Rawayau MPHC in Kurfi LGA, Makurda PHC in Rimi LGA and Tsabu MHCC in Mai’adua LGA.
Others are Giremawa MCHC in Bindawa LGA and Sabon Garin Musawa family Support Clinic in Musawa LGA.
In his presentation remarks, the chairman of the fund, Dr. Umaru A. Mutallab, who was represented by the chairman, Health Committee/member of the Board of Trustees of the fund, Dr. Halima Yalwa Adamu, said the humanitarian services of the fund were rendered not only in the health sector but touch other sectors such as education, water supply and agriculture aimed at complementing government efforts.
He urged the benefitting institutions to have judicious use of the equipment and called upon the wealthy individuals and organizations to emulate.
Earlier, in his welcome address at the event which was held at the secretariat of the fund, the Executive Secretary of the fund, Malam Dahiru Abubakar K/Bai, stressed that from inception of the programme in 1993 to date, it had donated medical equipment and furniture worth millions of naira to 347 health centres spread across Katsina State.