The senate president added that the visit was also to assess the needs of the military.
He assured that the National Assembly would expeditiously treat the Armed forces supplementary budget as soon as it resumes from the anniversary recess, adding that the 2022 appropriation would provide more resources for the Armed forces.
In a remark, General Officer Commanding 1 Division, Kaduna, Maj.-Gen. Danjuma Ali-Keffi commended the Senate President for the visit, describing it as symbolic.
The Acting Chief Medica Director of the hospital, Col. Steven Onuchukwu said the visit would serve as a morale booster, especially as the military intensified the fight against insurgency in the country.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Senate president later took a tour of the hospital.
NAN also reports that the entourage of the Senate President included, the Majority Leader, Sen. Yahaya Abdulllahi, Chief Whip, Dr Orji Uzo Kalu, Sen. Danjuma Laah and Sen. Abdu Kwari among others.(NAN)