MP for Ayawaso East and Wife renovate Korle Bu Chest & Disease Centre
The Member of Parliament for the Ayawaso East Constituency in the Greater Accra Region, Mc Naser Mahama Toure and his wife have jointly renovated the female ward of the Chest and Disease Centre at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital.
According to the MP, Dr. Jane Afriyie Mensah who attends to him anytime he visits the facility for checkups, requested of him (MP) to help renovate the female ward of the centre.
The Aminaser Company Limited, headed by the wife, Amina Mahama Toure rehabilitated the entire14 bed capacity female block, bathrooms and toilet facilities including two nurses’ changing and rest rooms.
This time round, tiles were used on the walls of the ward including the necessary facilities in the ward to make for ease of maintenance.
The Doctors, Matrons and Nurses present were happy to be part of the commissioning of the transformed unit.
We gathered from reliable sources at the hospital that this is the first time in the history of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital that a Muslim has renovated a facility/unit.
Dr. Patrick Adjei, Senior Lecturer/Neurologist, Head of Department at the Center, told this Portal that the renovation of the unit was the first time in 5 decades since the facility was constructed.
Dr. Adjei promised the ‘new’ chest and disease centre will be properly taken care of, especially now that the maintenance culture of the hospital has improved tremendously.
He said the facility has the capacity to meet the needs of the patients who cone there to for healthcare.
Source: Elikplim K. Awuyeh