by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna
A total of 1,090 persons have so far benefited from free surgical/medical services provided by the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) party, Sen. Uba Sani, in Kaduna North local government of Kaduna State.
Project coordinator of Senator Uba Sani’s free Surgical/Medical Outreach, Dr. Jamilu Haruna, who disclosed this, said that all beneficiaries of the free medical services are the masses and less-privileged in the society.
In a statement issued by a media consultant, Lawal Dogara, Dr Jamilu Haruna disclosed that, 1,000 people examined have already been given free drugs on malaria, typhoid, diabetes, hypertension and ulcer.
He also informed that, 90 people benefitted from free surgery and drugs services like Hernia, Hydrocele, Lipoma, Appendix and Ganglion, among others.
Dr Haruna explained that, the free medication was designed to assist the people, especially the masses and the less-privileged with a view to complementing the State Government’s effort in the health sector.
Dr Haruna, who was a professional Medical Doctor, said very soon the free medication would be expanded to the following local government areas, namely: Kaduna South, Chikun, Igabi, Makarfi, and Lere, among others.