OYO STATE GOVERNMENT SAYS IT WILL CONTINUE TO INVEST IN QUALITY HEALTHCARE DELIVERY
Written by Kayode Sanni on August 24, 2022
The Oyo State Government has said that it will continue to invest in the health sector in a bid to providing affordable and accessible health care delivery to the citizenry.
The acting governor of Oyo State, Barrister BAYO LAWAL made this known while speaking at the 4th Nwuga Physiotherapy Foundation Distinguished Annual Lecture delivered by Professor Ade Fatai Adeniyi at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan.
He noted that the present administration had embarked on reconstruction and remodeling of 351 primary health care centres across the state as well as upgrade of major hospitals to standard level in the state.
Professor ADE FATAI ADENIYI in his lecture said that the collapse in oil and gas prices across the globe had dealt a big blow on the Nigerian economy, noting that Nigerian government has not been funding the healthcare sector in conformity with international best practices.