Umar Faruq Usman
The Jigawa State government has signed a memorandum of understanding with PIJ Ventures with a view to tackling the problem of kidney failure in the state.
Mr Tijjani the Director General of the company who led the delegation to Jigawa state was received by the Deputy Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Hassan in his office on behalf of the Jigawa State Government
Handing over the machines and medical equipment to the Government at the Deputy Governor’s office, Mr Tijjani while said the company will be responsible in reviving the grounded machine owned by the state in Hadejia and Dutse assuring that all the three new machines for dialysis were freely donated to the State government.
Explaining further, he said that the machine and medical equipment were purchased at the cost of N30 million and were donated to Jigawa state government because they discovered that many people in the state were having problems of kidney failure especially in the Hadejia area of the state.
According to him, he said that the essence of donating the machines and medical equipment is to join hands with the Jigawa state to fight kidney ailments that has hampered the lives of many people in the state.
In his response the Deputy Governor Alhaji Ibrahim Hassan who received the equipment on behalf of the State Governor, Badaru Abubakar expressed his gratitude over the gesture given to them and assured to utilize the machines accordingly.