Ambulances, Kogi State
kogi governor distributes ambulances across 21 Local Government Area of the State

Kogi Governor Purchases, Distributes 21 Ambulances Across LGAs

In his determination to enhance the health care delivery system, Kogi state Governor, Yahaya Bello has bought Twenty-one additional ambulances for hospitals and health facilities across the 21 Local Government Areas of the state.

The ambulances, Toyota Hiace high roof buses, are equipped with patient and driver cabin intercoms, oxygen supply systems, portable and rechargeable suction machines, first aid boxes with emergency drugs, fire extinguishers, and wash hand basins.

Other facilities are electrical systems, vinyl flooring, wall-mounted sphygmomanometers, and flexible examination lights.

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Governor Bello, while inspecting the ambulances in Lokoja, urged citizens and residents to enroll in the Bello Healthcare Plus initiative which could be accessed at no cost.

He emphasized that his administration would continue to prioritize the well-being of the people, as a healthy population is crucial for meaningful development.

The ‘Bello Healthcare Plus’ package includes the free distribution of delivery kits, postpartum hemorrhage packs, hypertensive packs, episiotomy packs, and free maternal/newborn healthcare services to pregnant and vulnerable women.