Ahead of the Kano State governorship rerun, the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate, PDP, Abba Kabir-Yusuf has revealed plans if he is declared winner of the election.
Kabir-Yusuf , who is the son-in-law of PDP chieftain, Rabiu Kwankwaso on Thursday said his government will recruit more medical staff, declare free postnatal services and upgrade hospitals and healthcare centres in the state when elected.
He also promised that non-payment of fees for government-sponsored medical students stranded abroad by Governor Ganduje’s administration will be sorted.
Yusuf in a series of tweet wrote: “Hospitals and other healthcare centers will go through renovations/modernization, and I will declare a free Pre and post-natal health care services all across the state if elected.
“H.E, Engr Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso built the NorthWest University during his time as the governor, I will facilitate the immediate take-off of the Northwest University Teaching Hospital in Dawakin-kudu.
“We must strengthen the healthcare system in Kano state, quick and massive recruitment of medic/paramedic personnel will take effect.
“Also, the non-payment of fees for government-sponsored medical students stranded abroad will be resolved so as to increase the numbers. Insha Allah.”