By SundiataPOST, Abuja
According to him, this is in addition to modernisation of Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital,Ile-Ife and the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) among others.
The PDP spokesman said the feat was contrary to claims by the opposition.
He said that the federal government’s investment in the health sector had led to outstanding feat of medical surgeries in the country.[eap_ad_1]
According to him, some of the recently modernised hospitals made history in February 2012 by successfully carrying out the first stem cell transplant in the country.
“This feat was followed by the University College Hospital Ibadan, becoming the first Nigerian hospital to perform an open heart surgery in October 2013,’’ Metuh said.
He said that from available evidence, it was clear that the President Jonathan-led government was investing in the health sector to ensure good health for Nigerians.
He said that it was therefore unfortunate that the oppositions were accusing the government for not doing enough in the health sector when there was enough on the ground to show.