Benue Governor to prioritize health, agric, education sectors

Nigerian Concord Newspaper

The governor of Benue State, Reverend Father Hyacinth Alia has announced the reopening of schools of nursing to the state for safer medical and health practices in the state.

He also said agricultural activities in the state were to be enhanced with micro and small grants.

The governor made the call at the thanksgiving service in his honour by his Jechira intermediate area “Ityo i Jechira” at the St Gabriel’s parish Iorkighir Use Agberagba, in Konshisha LGA of Benue.

According to him the schools will be upgrade to degree and higher institutional levels for more knowledge to be acquired.

He said Community Health Organization would be reestablished and modernised to support hospitals for prompt medical services

The governor also said government will ensure these various institutions were made affordable and almost free for qualified citizens to get enrolled.

He called on all health donors around the world to partner with Benue state government to revamp the health sector.

He urged all especially women in small scale buisnesses and farmers to register with or form various c operatives to enjoy all schemes the government had in place.

This he said would curb food insecurity in the state, noting that his administration would promote science technology.

“For the youth in the Jechira axis current trends in sciences would be enhanced through sponsor ships in various trainings nas practices

” We call on the youth to as a matter of urgency met the deputy Governor after service in the xhiexj promises for further actions “

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