Federal Health Minister Lends a Hand to USAID Fistula Surgical Repair Clinic at Osun State Medical Center

Nigerian Minister of Health Professor Isaac Adewole performs fistula surgery on a 37-year-old mother of four, alleviating four years of continual suffering. The Minister assisted with a USAID-supported free clinic in Osun State to highlight a nationwide initiative to shrink Nigeria’s large backlog of cases awaiting treatment.Minister of Health Professor Isaac Adewole took the Health Ministry’s efforts to rid Nigeria of untreated obstetric fistula into his own hands by “scrubbing in” at a free surgical repair clinic for fistula patients at an Osun State hospital in late July.The Minister led...

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Published By: usembassynigeria - Tuesday, 31 October