By; SANI ALIYU, Zaria
Wife of Kaduna State Governor, Hajiya A’isha Ummi el-Rufai has commissioned 10 ambulances for the Primary Healthcare Centers purchased by Makarfi Local Government Council.
Speaking at the commissioning ceremony held at the local government secretariat Hajiya Aisha el-Rufai said the commitment of the chairman has shown how he has given healthcare services a priority.
She advised women to make use of the ambulance whenever there is problem of sickness that needs urgent attention.
The Kaduna State first lady said the present administration was working very hard in eradicating malnutrition among the children under five years which is about to become a history in the state.
Mrs. el-Rufai also congratulated 65 students of Makarfi Local Government Area who got admission at Federal University Dutsinma and get local government sponsorship.
Also, she distributed roofing sheets and cement to about 200 community associations under the local government assistance programme.
Earlier in his remarks, the Chairman Makarfi Local Government Area, Engr. Kabir Mu’azu Meyere said all the effort is in line with Governor Nasiru El-Rufa’i vision in uplifting the people in terms of human and developmental projects.
Engr Meyere said he will fulfil his campaign promises he made when he is looking for their votes.
He appealed to the people who were not part of the beneficiaries to exercise patience and wait for their turn.