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Place your priorities to enhance quick completion of projects –Reps tells NAUTH



The management of Nnamdi Aziiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi, has been advised to place priority on the ongoing health projects to facilitate movement to the permanent site.

The chairman, House of Representative Committee on Health Institution, Dr. Paschal Obi, who disclosed during the committee visit when he led members of his committee on our sight function to health institution

He frowned at the method where many projects are carried out at once without any being completed.

“It is neither help the people or the government. You should prioritise the projects to make sure that funds are used judiciously to get the projects completed so as to be able to move to the permanent site.

“When you do this, more funding can come from the federal government, individuals and organisation. He observed that problem in the Federal Ministry of Health and Budget office has always been that of envelop budgeting stressing that they do not visit the health institution to know their need before money is released to them”.

“They only sit down at Abuja and decide how much that should be allocated to the institution”.

He stated that the committee will embark on similar visit in future and urged them to always monitor the work being done.

“It is our wish that this over sight function would make a difference from what used to be in the past. We will also be pleased to know some of your challenges”.

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