Alhaji Jafar Muhammad, Commissioner of Health Kebbi State

Kebbi State Government has approved the renovation of thirty six Primary Healthcare Centers across the state .

In a statement by the State Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Jafar Muhammad and made available to newsmen in Birnin Kebbi, said the renovation of the PHCs was under the auspices of Saving One Million Lives Program in the state towards achieving Universal Healthcare coverage for all in the two hundred and twenty five wards of the twenty one local government areas of the state.

According to the statement, already one hundred and thirty four PHCs have been revitalized towards improving quality of healthcare service at the grassroots level.

It added that, the renovation of the PHCs would bring about quality service so as to have PHCs with functional pharmacy, water system and laboratory among others at the grassroots level.

Abdullahi Tukur