Energizing Health: REA MD, other Delegates Visit Projects in Kebbi State
As part of the Agency’s hands-on approach to project assessment and implementation, Engr. Ahmad Salihijo Ahmad, visited and inspected the popular Sir Yahya Memorial Hospital and Kebbi Medical Center where the Federal Government, through the REA has deployed 50KWp containerized solar mini-grids in each of the medical institutions.
These projects are being deployed under the “COVID-19 and Beyond” Programme being implemented through the Nigeria Electrification Project (NEP), with support from the World Bank.
The REA MD carried out these inspections in company of the Kebbi State Commissioner of Budget and National Planning, Hon. Abba Kalgo; the Kebbi state Commissioner of Environment, Hon. Hayatu Bawa as well as the Kalgo LGA Chairman, Hon. Shamshu Farouk.
The delegates equally visited the Agency’s intervention at the Kalgo Primary healthcare center, Kebbi State as well as the Wammako Orthopedic hospital, Sokoto State, both being powered by clean, sustainable energy as deployed by the REA.