Kwara to spend N450m on solar power in hospitals


The Kwara state Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Atolagbe Alege, said the state government has released N450 million for the provision of solar power in all state-owned General Hospitals across the three senatorial districts, The Nation reports.

The Commissioner said this was part of an effort to enhance health care service delivery in the state and also to ensure uninterrupted power supply.

He explained that the solar power project would pave way for efficiency and productivity in all the hospitals. He added that the new project will afford the medical personnel the opportunity to provide patients with effective intensive care services.