Member representing Riyom constituency in the Plateau state House of Assembly Daniel Dem has promised to provide a people oriented legislation to his constituents. Hon Dem stated this when he donated 8 bundles of zincs to a Primary Health Care Center in Ganawuri village of Riyom LGA.
The presentation of building materials by the legislator followed a promise he made at a launching organized by the community of Gura ward to renovate the only heath care facility in that community that carter for about 5,000 people. The Legislator noted that the health sector is key to his program of activity considering it multiplication effect to the socio economic development of any society and promised to look into the broken down borehole within the community.
In a separate remark, one time councilor of Gura ward and chairman of the launching committee, Gyang Jaba and youth leader of the area Likita Kum said the health care center was destroyed by rain storm more than 10 years ago and all efforts to put the structure back in shape yielded no result hence the launching. He appreciated the quick response of the law maker for always coming to their assistance and assured of working towards the development of the area.
Officer in charge of the Primary Health Care Center, Gladys Shaman said at the moment, a temporary structure is use for the clinic which is not conducive; she however appreciated the rural community for the initiative.
At the end of the renovation work the clinic will have a laboratory, Female and labor wards as additional facilities.