Kwara State Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Usman Rifun Kolo, yesterday, presented laptops and modem to all malaria focal persons in all the 16 local government areas of the state.
Alhaji Kolo did the presentation at the monthly data meeting with all the malaria focal persons at the ministry premises.
He further appreciated the partner National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP),who deemed it fit to present the laptops for effectiveness in data collation, while charging the beneficiaries to make use of the materials to ensure accurate data collection.
In his remarks, the state Director of Health Dr. Oluwatosin Fakayode, applauded the commissioner for the presentation saying it will further boost data gathering in the health sector.
In his closing remarks the Project Manager for Malaria Elimination Programme in the state, Alhaji Abdullahi Nagari, appreciated NMEP for the materials, adding that the commitment of the Commissioner facilitated the prompt delivery of the laptops to local government focal persons in the state.