Hargeysa, Somaliland, April 14, 2012 (SL Times) – Somaliland Minister of
Health Dr Hussein Muhummed Muhammad held a press conference at the
Ministry of Health in which he praised the health services provided by
Hargeysa’s' General Hospital.
The minister's statements were a refutation of some reports in the media
that criticized the health services at Hargeysa’s General Hospital. He
added that the many physicians who were present at the press conference
came to the country to help and to provide free health care.
He said some of the media gave wrong reports about the vaccination
He emphasized that the health care given by the hospital is at its
highest level since the colonial days. He also announced that the
hospital has begun giving extra care to pregnant women, and that
starting next week, they will be providing dialysis with recently
acquired machines which will make it unnecessary for kidney patients to
seek dialysis treatment in neighboring countries.