A non-governmental group, Millennium Middle for Coaching and Management has recognized lack of political will and mismanagement of assets by authorities as the important thing components liable for poor well being amenities in Nigeria.
DAILY POST reviews that well being amenities in Nigeria have continued to deteriorate, with the ruling class and different rich people resorting to international remedy, leaving poor residents on the mercy of ill-equipped hospitals.
Addressing journalists in Enugu on Wednesday, President of the group, Prince Okey-Joe Onuakalusi said that Nigeria had the assets and capability to place in place twenty first century state-of-the-art medical tools in all its well being amenities throughout the nation.
He, nonetheless, lamented that it had remained in a sorry state owing to corruption and misplacement of precedence by coverage makers.
Onuakalusi spoke forward of a in the future Nationwide Convention on Well being points in Nigeria, with the theme: “Expertise, As a Bridge For Well being Safety, Socio- Financial Stability And Mind Achieve” scheduled to happen in Enugu immediately, Thursday.
He disclosed that Nigeria’s Minister of Science and Expertise, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu would be the visitor Speaker, whereas former Minister of Energy and Vitality, professor Chinedu Nebo, will chair the occasion.
He mentioned among the discussants will embody professor Basden Onwubere, who’s the Chairman, Nationwide Centre of Excellence for Cardio thoracic and Vascular Surgical procedure, Dr. Uche Unigwe Head, Infectious Illnesses Division and Coordinator College of Nigeria Instructing Hospital (UNTH), Covid-19 administration crew, amongst others.
“We expect folks from all walks of life. We have now assembled the perfect brains and fingers within the Well being sector, within the Japanese area of Nigeria who shall be talking on completely different areas of well being,” he said.
In accordance with him, on the finish of the convention, the organizers will meet to guage the result of the deliberation with a view to popping out with a blueprint on the best way ahead.
“This convention grew to become vital as a result of the nationwide well being concern has remained a major problem in Nigeria,” Onuakalusi emphasised.