Kano approves N79m counterpart fund to improve healthcare delivery


The Kano State Government has approved N79 million as contribution for the implementation of 2019 Health Work Plan.

The state Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba, made this known in Kano when he briefed newsmen on the outcome of the State Executive Council meeting.

“The programme, which is a tripartite MoU with Dangote and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundations to improve child health outcomes, is also intended to develop healthcare delivery services in the state.

The multilateral MoU is being carried out by the state Ministry of Health, Hospitals Management Board, Drug and Medical Consumable Supply Agency and the state Primary Health Care Management Board,” he said.