Buhari Wants Nigerians To stop Traveling To Other Country For Treatment, Says it’s Bad For Us – Buhari says Nigerians have suffered so much going abroad for medical treatment.
Buhari Wants Nigerians To stop Traveling To Other Country For Treatment, Says it’s Bad For Us
President Muhammadu Buhari has on Friday, January 3, 2020, encouraged Nigerians to quit traveling to another country for restorative treatment.
The President stated, “Nigerians have languished so a lot of traveling to another country over restorative treatment. This isn’t beneficial for us and it must stop since we can’t bear the cost of it once more.”
Buhari, who is enamored with heading off to the United Kingdom for restorative excursion said this during the initiation and handover of a finished venture to the administration of the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital in Abakaliki, Punch reports.
Spoken to at the occasion by the Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Buhari said the venture was executed to check flooding and chasm disintegration in the medical clinic.
As indicated by Punch, the president said the siting of the undertaking in Ebonyi State flagged a conclusion to the time in the nation where a few pieces of Nigeria were dismissed because of debasement and bias.
He stated, “We have given intense consideration to the wellbeing of our kin and will keep on doing as such. The ventures you commend their finish today were truly influencing the functions of this educating clinic. Be that as it may, today, we can say their culmination have begun enhancing the presentation and welfare of both the staff and patients of this medical clinic.
“I wish to utilize this medium to compliment the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, and his group in the Ecological Fund Office; the task contractual worker, Messrs Amayaro Nigeria Limited, just as the venture specialist, Messrs Kanode and Associates Limited, for their pledge to guaranteeing convenient and fast finishing of the undertaking.”
Since 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari has gone on a few events to the United Kingdom for treatment.