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KWPHCDA Lauds AbdulRazaq’s Commitment To Quality Healthcare

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The Kwara State government, has received applauses in its quest to ensure top notch service delivery to the people, especially in the health sector, has acquired Generators, Stabilizers and inverter Freezers for the the state cold store.

A statement by the press secretary, Kwara State Primary Health Care Development Agency (KWSPHCDA) obtained by the FidelinfoNews disclosed that the Agency’s Executive Secretary who inspected the equipments thanked the state Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for the timely support.

Dr Elelu added that the purchase of the equipments gives the agency assurance of vaccine quality in rendering the best immunization service delivery to Kwarans.

She added that the 50KVA standby generator will be used at the State Cold Store to support the steady power supply to the Cold Room. The Thermocool Inverter freezers and Duravolt Stabilizers will be shared to the LGA Cold Store across the 16 Local Government Areas in Kwara State to boost availability of ice packs during immunisation activities.

Also speaking, the Agency’s Director of Primary Healthcare Systems, Dr. Michael Oguntoye said the support will boost the Cold chain facilities at each Local Government Area. He however encouraged each LGA Health Team to be prudent and make proper use of the equipment as it will encourage Government and other donors Agencies to do more.

The Agency’s Director Personnel, Finance and Supply, Hajia Raliat Balogun added that the Agency is committed to delivering quality healthcare services to the citizenry and constant supports like this shows the zeal of the present administration led by Mallam AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq to bring Kwara PHC to the national standard.

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Policeman, Others Shot Dead In Osun Land Dispute

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A policeman, Akinsanya Akingbade, was killed on Friday during a clash between Ileogbo and Iwo communities in Osun State over a parcel of land.

The FidelinfoNews gathered that three other people were also killed while many were seriously injured.

The disputed land is at Asalu at Oke Saji which is the boundary between Ileogbo and Iwo.

As a result of the incident, the Deputy Governor, Benedict Alabi, has summoned the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi, and the traditional ruler of Ileogbo, Oba Abeeb Adetoyese Agbaje, to a security meeting in Osogbo with the Commissioner of Police, Mr Wale Olokode.

The Police Public Relations Officer for the State Police Command, Mrs Yemisi Opalola, while confirming the incident, said one Waheed Adeleye was arrested for the murder of the policeman.

The PPRO said the suspect shot the policeman on his chest with a gun.

Opalola said the deceased was attached to the Ile-Igbo monarch.

The police spokesperson said the remains of the policeman had been deposited at the Osun State University Teaching Hospital in Osogbo.

She said that adequate policemen have been deployed to the communities to prevent further breakdown of law and order.

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Kwara Fire Fighters Rescue 40 Year Old Trapped In Flood

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A 40 years old man was on Thursday rescued from rising floodwaters in Kwara State by men of the State Fire Service.

“About 18:10hrs of yesterday evening, 6th May, 2021 during the heavy downpour, the Brigade was summoned to a rescue operation around Royal Sekina Hotel, along Ajase-Ipo Road in Ilorin Kwara State,” a statement by the spokesperson of the Kwara State Fire Service, Hassan Adekunle, reads.

“On getting to the incident, a man of about 40-year-old had been trapped inside the flood. Most importantly, the victim man called Abdulwahab Olarewaju was able to recover well alive by our firemen from this turbulent flood.”

He quoted the fire service boss, Prince Falade John Olumuyiwa (CFO), as urging resident “to always be safety cautious especially during the rainfall”.

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BREAKING: Former Minister ‘Mama Taraba’ Is Dead

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Aisha Alhassan, former Nigerian Minister for Women Affairs is dead.

Alhassan, known widely as Mama Taraba, was appointed as Minister in 2015 by President Muhammadu Buhari.

The FidelinfoNews gathered that She died at 61 in Cairo, Egypt.

Officials of the Peoples Democratic Party in Taraba State also confirmed her death to one of our correspondents.

AlHassan is a former Minister of Women Affairs and former Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria from Taraba North Senatorial District.

She contested for the same seat on the platform of the UDP in the 2019 general elections after resigning as a minister in the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) on July 27, 2018.

The former senator was born on the 16th of September, 1959 in Jalingo, Taraba State, to Alhaji Abubakar Ibrahim, Sarkin Ayukan Muri.

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