By Azania Post Reporter
TANZANIAN President Dr. John Magufuli has handed over medical equipment for dispensaries and health centers to Mbeya district that aimed at reducing the shortage of the said tools.
The donated equipment were 20 beds, three maternity delivery beds, 20 mattresses and 50 bed sheets which its total value was not easily established.
Handing over the equipment on behalf of President Magufuli, Mbeya Rural Legislator Oran Njeza, said the donation has come at a right time.
Njeza said through equipment, women will now deliver at good place as compared to the past days where the situation was tense
“We congratulate President Magufuli for his donation which would help address some challenges shortage of treatment equipment at the centers”,he said.
The centers that to receive the donated items are Ilungu, Ruanda Mbili, Nsenga , Ilomba and Ileya all located within Mbeya district.
Receiving the donation, the Mbeya District Community Development Officer Zena Kapama pledged to sensitize citizens to build dispensaries and Health Centers in their respective areas.
She said the district council will complete construction of the health centers upon availability of financial resources.