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YUMSUK to get new Teaching Hospital

Kano State Government will convert one of the public hospitals in the state to a teaching hospital for Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano (YUMSUK), the state Governor Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has announced.

He said this will pave way for the university to carry on with studies and researches in the medicne and allied fields, since the present facilities meant to serve that purpose which was constructed at Kwanar Dawaki as part-of-out-court-settlement between the government and Pfizer has issues with it.

The Governor who stated this while receiving members of the Governing Counci of the University in his office, said that his admnistration has concluded plans to rather convert one of the public hosptals in the state for same purpose.

We wll support the university to realize its medical college which will eventually become the flagship of the university because of its importance," the Governor maintained.

He also promised that the government would do everything possible to complete the construction of two faculty buildings in the university to enable it admit more students as approved by the National Universities Commisson.