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In line with the vision to create access to quality healthcare for the people of Rivers State , the State Executive Council on Wednesday approved the total rehabilitation of nine( 9) General Hospitals.

The 13th State Executive Council also approved the Rehabilitation of the Psychiatric Hospital in Rumuigbo .

Addressing journalists after the State Executive Council , Information Commissioner , Dr Austin Tam- George noted that the 10 health facilities will be upgraded to serve the people better.
The following are the hospitals to be rehabilitated : General Hospital Omoku, General Hospital Nchia , General Hospital , Abua , General Hospital Isiokpo, General Hospital Abonnema, General Hospital Okirika , General Hospital Opobo , General Hospital Terabo, General Hospital Ngo.

The Information Commissioner added that the State Government will also rehabilitate Government Secondary School , Ogo in Ogo/Bolo Local Government Area .

He said: “The Governor Wike administration as promised will face the development of health and education infrastructure across the state .

“This approval by the State Executive Council is in line with the New Rivers Vision of the Wike administration ”
Already, the upgrade of the Orthopaedic Department of the Braithwaite Memorial Hospital has been completed by the administration.

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