From: MUKHTAR YAHAYA SHEHU
Kano State Government has reiterated its commitment towards provision of adequate and qualitative health care delivery system in the state.
This was disclosed by the Commissioner of Information and Internal Affairs, Baba Halilu Dantiye when he received the State team of Social Mobilization Working Group of State Primary Healthcare Management Board who paid him a visit at his office.
In a statement signed by the Director public enlightenment state ministry for Information Adamu Abdullahi, Commissioner Dantiye expressed delight over the visit, assured the readiness of Information Ministry towards enlightening the public on any medical campaign embark upon by the state health sector, adding that, he will leave any stone unturned in publicizing and creating awareness among the citizens of the State.
He described Human Papilloma Viru or (Warmb Cancer) among women as a dangerous illness which claims lives of many women, saying only concerted efforts will address the menace.
The Commissioner therefore, advised the team to seek the support of all media outfits in the state with a view to making effective public enlightenment among our teeming populace.
Earlier, Head of the team who is also the Social Mobilization Officer of the State Primary Healthcare Management Board, Ado Jibirin Sanda, had told the Commissioner that very soon immunization campaign against Human Papilloma Viru or (Warmb Cancer) will commence in the state.
Sanda further revealed that girls between 9 and 14 years will be immunize against the virus and 6 million children are targeted.