Governor of Yobe State, Ibrahim Gaidam, has undertaken the inspection of the Postiskum General Hospital currently undergoing massive expansion, rehabilitation and total renovations by the state government.

According to the commissioner of health Dr. Bello Kawuwa, the expansion of the hospital will cost over 742 million naira.

Gaidam said the Potiskum hospital was chosen because of the population of the city stressing that government will make healthcare qualitative and affordable.

He said the renovation work was meant to cushion the suffering of patients and provide conducive environments for doctors and hospital staff to operate.