By; AHMAD SULEIMAN, Kano
With outbreak of Cholera and reemergence of COVID-19 in Kano, the state’s ministry of health has joined hands with UNICEF to fight the two deadly endemic.
This, according the partners was in line with the lingering cases of Cholera in the state for over 7 months.
Dr Ogu Enemaku, a representative of UNICEF highlighted that, “the two establishments deemed it necessary to organize a media interactive session to digest the progress, challenges and solutions for the two diseases bedeviling the state.”
He said UNICEF is committed to assisting with Kano State Government with strategic measures and resources to enlighten the public “and eventually end the lingering cholera pandemic – and the same thing applies to COVID-19.” He added.
Representatives of Kano State Primary Healthcare Management Board said that Governor Ganduje has directed the state’s ministry of health to take every possible measure to rapidly engage and end the endemic.
The two-day sensitization workshop was graced by many representatives from different media outlets and stakeholders.