Neuropsychiatric Hospital: Oloriegbe Assures Immediate Takeoff
By Alabidun Shuaib Abdulrahman
Senator Ibrahim Yahaya Oloriegbe, who represents Kwara Central in the National Assembly, has reaffirmed his commitment to ensuring that the Federal Government Neuropsychiatric Hospital at Budo Egba in Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State, which was recently approved by the Federal Government, is operational as soon as possible.
On Friday, Oloriegbe stated this while on an inspection visit to the project site in Budo Egba town, Asa Local Government Area, Kwara State.
Senator Oloriegbe added that the State government, led by Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq, has promised to guarantee that the facility is ready as soon as possible, noting that the present Community Cottage Hospital will be upgraded and remodelled to the professional standard befitting the approved facility.
He emphasised that when the project is completed, it would not only give high-quality healthcare to the community, but it will also boost the area’s socioeconomic activity and provide job possibilities for its citizens.
Earlier, the State Commissioner for Health, Dr Raji Rasaq, applauded Senator Oloriegbe for facilitating the project for the community, stating that the community would not be the same with the Federal government’s presence in Budo Egba through the Neuropsychiatric Hospital.
Dr Raji Rasaq, who praised the people of Budo Egba for embracing the project in their area, remarked that the State Government’s and Federal lawmakers’ collaboration has continued to generate positive results.
Senator Oloriegbe’s passion for extending the gesture to the community was hailed by the community’s spokesperson, Alhaji Yinusa Oniboki, who noted that the entire community of Budo-Egba is appreciative for his exceptional accomplishments.
Alhaji Oniboki, who was overjoyed with the initiative, reiterated the community’s unwavering support for Senator Oloriegbe and Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq in their efforts to move the state forward.