Senator Yaroe launches 12th medical outreach to his constituents in Adamawa as fulbe group confers ‘Ardo’ title on him in appreciation.
From Umar Dankano,Yola.
Senator Binos Dauda Yaroe representing Adamawa southern senatorial District has launched the 12th free medical outreach in Jada local government in Adamawa state.
The medical support aimed at addressing health challenges of his constituents especially the vulnerable is the second phase of the intervention holding at the General Hospital in Jada,head quarters of the council.
Declaring the exercise open yesterday,Senator Yaroe said the medical outreach was scheduled to mope up cases that have not been attended to in the previous outings with a view to cover more of his constituents with health related issues.
Senator Yaroe announced that the programme was in collaboration with the commissioner of works and Energy Development and son of the former Vice President Atiku Abubakar,Hon,Adamu Atiku Abubakar noting that well being of their people are their top most priority.
Yaroe expressed satisfaction with the commitment of the engaged health practitioners after inspecting facilities to be used for the medical outreach at the hospital.
In his remarks the lead Medical Consultant,Dr.Dah Talemoh of Soteria Afrique said the outreach is targeting over 8000 benefiaries with different ailments seeking for medical attention.
Dr.Talemoh explained that various tests will be conducted on patients,surgeries as well drugs will be given to the benefiaries during the five (5) days exercise.
Also speaking at the occasion,Executive Chairman of Jada local government council,Hon.Salihu Muhammad So’o expressed appreciation to the Senator Yaroe and Hon.Adamu for the medical outreach to the people in his area.
Hon.Muhammad So,o said the gesture will also benefit those from neighbouring countries sharing borders with Nigeria in the North East especially Cameroon and Chad respectively.
Our correspondent reported that a group Fulani extraction residing in the area awarded Senator Yaroe with a traditional title christened “Ardo” as well as a gift of a ram to show their joy over the humanitarian assistance
Most of the beneficiaries interviewed registered their gratitude over the gesture pledging to vote the Senator massively during the forthcoming elections in 2023.