A Brand New Maito: Renovated PHC caters to community health needs in Niger State

Prior to the rehabilitation, Maito PHC was a block of two rooms with a store and toilet. It now has three addition blocks that house the children, male and female wards. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Maito PHC was completely dilapidated and taken over by Bats few months ago. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Maito PHC also now has a brand new borehole that is connected go the solar power. The borehole supplies water to all the toilets in the PHC and has a standalone tap outside. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
The rehablitation of Maito PHC came with installation of a solar power system which now supplies electricity to all the wards in the PHC. This has enabled health workers to work till late evenings. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Maryam Muhammed could not attend some of her antenatal classes while pregnant with her two months old daughter Hauwa due to uncomfortable conditions at Maito PHC and later the makeshift clinic. She is however happy to bring Hauwa for immunisation now that the PHC has been rehablitated. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Tuesdays are immunisation days at Maito PHC and children are brought in by their mothers through the day. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Image credit: Nigeria Health Watch

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