Nigerian Senate to Buhari: Declare state of emergency in health sector

Worried by the decay of infrastructure in public healthcare institutions in the country, the Senate, yesterday, urged the executive arm of government to declare a state of emergency in the public health sector.

The apex chamber charged the executive to provide special funding in the 2018 national budget for the overhaul of at least, one government-owned medical facility in each of the six geopolitical zones of the country annually.

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