Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has closed the Government House Clinic and redeployed its medical personnel to public hospitals, a new trend in the health system of the country.
Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to Gov El-Rufai, Samuel Aruwan said the decisions were taken to boost the healthcare system in the state by moving medical personnel, drugs and equipment to public hospitals.
The General hospital is the Yusuf Dansotho Hospital, Tudun Wada, Kaduna.
Dr. Muhammad Bello Armaya’u, Medical Director of Yusuf Dansotho Hospital, confirmed that the hospital has received the drugs and equipment. He expressed gratitude to the Governor for the move, promising that the hospital will make good use of the extra capacity it has received.