Nigerian Army said on Thursday it has concluded plans to boost healthcare delivery in South-East by building a state-of-the-art Nigerian Army Reference Hospital in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State.
The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations in 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Col. Aliyu Yusuf, disclosed this in a statement in Enugu.
Yusuf said the army would perform the hospital’s Ground Breaking Ceremony on August 7 at Nkwagu Cantonment, Abakaliki.
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He said: “This hospital project when completed will be a world-class and state-of-the-art hospital that will meet the needs of Nigerian Army personnel and the civil populace in the South-East region of the country.
“It will indeed boost the morale of troops and their families as well as contribute to the development of the host community, Abakaliki and Ebonyi State in general.”