Kwara govt. acquires inverter freezers to preserve vaccines



The Kwara government has acquired interverter freezers, generators and stabilizers for the State Cold Store, to preserve across the 16 Local Government Areas.

Dr Nusirat Elelu, , Primary Health Care Development , while inspecting the equipment on Friday in Ilorin, said government’s effort was geared towards giving the best healthcare service delivery to the people.

According to her, the provision of the equipment at the State Central Cold Store, is timely and Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq for the support.

She said it gave the the assurance of vaccine quality and the capacity to render the best immunisation service delivery to people of the state.

Elelu further said the 50KVA standby generator would be used the steady power supply to the Cold Room.

Dr Michael Oguntoye, Director of Primary Healthcare also said the equipment would the Cold chain facilities at each LGA.

Oguntoye advised each LGA health team to be prudent and make proper use of the equipment in order to encourage government and other donor agencies to do more.

Hajia Raliat Balogun, the director of Personnel, Finance and Supply, added that the was committed to delivering quality healthcare services to the citizenry.

She noted the support showed the zeal of the present administration as a vibrant and committed government willing to the health care of Kwara to the national standard. (NAN)