Doctors separate conjoined twins as Yakubu Dogara offers free medical treatment to 50,000 patients in Bauchi

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Doctors separate conjoined twins as Yakubu Dogara offers free medical treatment to 50,000 patients in Bauchi

- A team of medical doctors, nurses, laboratory technicians and surgeons attend to patients at Dogaraís free medical programme

- Yakubu Dogara says NASS will not allow sale of national assets

Over 50,000 patients in Bauchi state are to benefit from the free medical services offered by speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, as he commenced his annual medical outreach to Nigerians.

Information posted on the speakersí website, Yakubudogara.com.ng, stated that hundreds of patients who turned out for different medical needs have been attended to by a team of medical doctors, nurses, laboratory technicians and surgeons.

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The doctors on Monday, February 12 , successfully separated conjoined twins and the programme is set to continue for the next five days at the Trauma centre of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi.

Other services being provided include outpatient consultations, medical check up with free drug, ultrasound scanning, reading glasses and cataract operations, laboratory tests such as diabetes, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, and gynecological surgeries and public health education on hygiene, malaria,TB,HIV/AIDS and Lassa fever among others.

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This is the third time in two years the speaker is conducting free medical outreach in Bauchi which attracted people from neighboring Kano, Kaduna, Plateau, Yobe, Gombe and Adamawa states.

In other news, the speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, says the National Assembly will not allow concession of any national economic assets.

Dogara said this on Monday, February 12, in Ajaokuta, Kogi, after a facility tour of Ajaokuta Steel Complex in company with the state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

Dogara stressed that the National Assembly would complement President Muhammadu Buhariís determination to revive the steel company, which had the potential to generate initial 10,000 jobs for Nigerian Engineers and another two million multi-sectoral jobs.

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