By Tom Garba
Over 600 residents of Kiri Community in Shelleng LGA of Adamawa State have benefited from free medical outreach provided by Senator Binos Dauda Yaroe, Senator representing Adamawa South Senatorial District in the National Assembly.
Residents of Kiri, who turned out in large numbers at the Kiri Primary Health Care Center (PHCC) on Monday, received free medical services ranging from surgeries, USS (scan), laboratory tests, medicines, medical consultations between others.
This kind gesture by Senator Binos was described as one of his kind by the people of Kiri, which improved their well-being as smiles were placed on their faces to reap the dividends of democracy and taste the fruits. sweets of good governance and representation.
Speaking to reporters shortly after inspecting the exercise, Senator Binos Yaroe stressed that the welfare of the people is one of his top priorities, noting that people would only be helpful to themselves, their families and to society only when they are in good health.
He said he would spare no effort to ensure improved livelihoods for the people of Adamawa South by improving their welfare and providing free medical services.
Senator Binos said free medical outreach is part of his quest to fulfill the promises he made to the people of Adamawa South, adding that it would be unfair for him not to bring health services to the doorsteps of residents of Kiri who held similar events. awareness in Shelleng some time ago.
The senator used the outlet to respond to the allegation of some politicians from opposition political parties who spread lies that medical outreach was budgeted.
In his words, “I want to state here categorically that this free medical outreach that I have undertaken is entirely my initiation and I am using my funds for services to the good people in my district.
“I heard someone say medical outreach was in the budget. It’s a lie. This free medical assistance has not been budgeted. The only budgeted medical intervention was the one we did in Shelleng. Apart from that, all the free medical procedures I have done in the nine local government areas of my district are entirely my initiation and I have used my funds.
“Some people want to imitate and copy my free medical initiation by coming by themselves, but they stopped halfway because they couldn’t cope. They did it once or twice and stopped .
“But mine is unique because I know the value of the well-being of my people, that’s why it becomes an ongoing program. The health issue is not something you will do once and stop. It’s an ongoing program because people’s health matters.”
Senator Binos called on the people of the Kiri community and Shelleng LGA as a whole to rally around the Fintiri-led administration to enable it to deliver more democracy dividends and give them some fresh air to breathe as they keep their PVCs handy for the fast approach. 2023 general election.
The Adamawa South Senator urged the people of Shelleng LGA to vote for Atiku Abubakar as the next President of Nigeria and secure the re-election of Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri and himself for effective service delivery.
He said, “If you vote for the PDP at the national level, it will be easier for me to provide more of these people-oriented programs. For the moment, I cannot do everything because I am from the opposition party. But if we have the PDP Chairman and the PDP Governor, and you also vote for me, the development will go smoothly for the benefit of all.
Also speaking, the medical team leader, Dr. Jama Medan revealed that as many as 600 residents of Kiri have benefited from the free medical outreach with more than 10 surgeries successfully performed with the aid of the hospital mobile.
He praised Senator Binos Yaroe for taking it upon himself to prioritize the health and well-being of his people, where he described the outreach as a huge success.
While expressing his satisfaction with the commitment of his medical staff for giving their best, which led to the success of outreach, Dr. Medan was impressed with the high level of compliance and participation mass of the inhabitants of the community of Kiri.
While hailing the medical team for successful service delivery, she called on the people of Kiri community to come out in large numbers and vote for the PDP in the 2023 general election.
Among the beneficiaries was Mal.
Ahmed Farouk who underwent successful surgery and returned home healthy.
In an interaction with reporters, Farouk said he had suffered from hyena for two years with no money for treatment in hospital, but here he found himself treated for free; courtesy of Senator Binos Yaroe.
He said, “They operated on me for free, I didn’t pay any kobo. I want to take this opportunity to thank Senator Binos for coming to my rescue. May God grant him the desires of his heart.
Five-year-old Elisha Thomas had been suffering from a strange illness since birth, but Binos’ medical team managed to restore the lucky boy to good health after successful surgery on his private part.
His mother, Mrs Elisabatu Thomas, told reporters that Elisha had suffered from the disease since birth, but she could not believe her eyes that her son was a free child.
In his words, “I am at a loss for words to thank Senator Binos for the joy he has brought to my family. My son is now healthy. I want to assure Senator Binos that our votes in Kiri are for the PDP.”
The medical team led by Dr. Jama Medan visited the Kiri district chief’s residence to pay their respects and the traditional chief was also examined and given free medicine.
The royal father thanked Senator Binos Yaroe for seeing the need to embark on free medical outreach in his field, wishing the benevolent politician success in all his endeavours.