Residents of Yowee City and different close by communities in Bong County live in worry as a result of closure of the one clinic within the space. For the reason that opening of the clinic in 2020, nurses assigned on the well being facility have over the past 5 months complained of the shortage of medication and different gear.
Regardless of the various cries for medicine by nurses, the Bong County Well being Crew is but to intervene.
Nevertheless, nurses on the facility these days closed the well being middle and left the city to an unknown vacation spot.
The state of affairs has positioned residents of the city in whole worry, as lots of them name on the Ministry of Well being to shortly intervene.
Yowee City Chief Francis Tokpah says they may return to their previous days by solely relying on herbs to deal with diseases. In accordance with him, he’s largely involved about pregnant girls and kids.
Our Bong County correspondent says that the Yowee clinic has over the previous been the one well being middle for greater than 4 thousand residents.
Our correspondent provides that conventional midwives have reorganized themselves to start out serving to pregnant girls. In a associated growth, nurses on the Armah Sekou Toure well being middle have known as on the Bong County Well being Crew to supply medicine for the clinic. In accordance with the Officer – In – Cost (OIC), Endurance Fanga, the well being middle at the moment lacks important medicine and gloves.
Endurance says Paracetamol, Oral Rehydration Salt and B2 have completed, and the necessity for extra of those can’t be downplayed. The Armah Sekou Toure well being middle is in Jorwah, which is located on the Guinea border. The Heart caters to sufferers from Guinea as properly.
Named after former Guinean President Sekou Toure, the clinic was constructed through the administration of former Liberian President William R. Talbert with assist from the governments of Liberia and Guinea.