2023: Gov Bala Mohammed Blazes Trail in Electioneering Campaign Using His Entourage’s Medical Team
By Isiyaka Ismail Wunti
The unique nature of Governor Bala Mohammed’s 2023 Gubernatorial Campaign is the provision of Basic Healthcare Services to rural dwellers using a team of Government House Medical Personnel comprising Doctor, Nurses and medical attendants who are part of the campaign entourage.
The initiative being supervised by the Personal Physician to the Governor, Dr. Murtala Abubakar Babayo was aimed at leveraging on the Governor’s presence in the hard to reach communities to reach out the targeted beneficiaries.
When the campaign train transverses through villages of Beli, Dango and Zigau all in Shira Government area on the way to Palace of District Head of Disina, some residents took advantage of the free medical services in the respective communities.
Some of the services rendered include attending to Basic Medical Emergencies, treatment of Minor Surgical Injuries, administration certain Medical Consumables as well as offering medical advices.
Speaking to Government House Correspondent, the Personal Physician to Governor Bala Mohammed, Dr. Murtala Abubakar Babayo explained that the initiative was to complement the Governor’s effort in ensuring the wellbeing of people especially in rural areas.
He commended the Governor for providing all necessary support to the medical unit towards discharging it’s responsibilities effectively.
It could be recall that similar initiative was launched at the Headquarters of Zaki Local Government Area where over ten thousand people are to benefit from a free medical outreach from each of the twenty local government areas of the state.