Cancer patients can now seek medical treatment at the National Hospital at a subsidized rate.
The Chief Medical Director of the hospital, Dr. Jaf Me momoh stated this while fielding questions from newsmen at an event to mark the Twentieth Anniversary of the hospital.
Dr. Momoh explained that the hospital had aquired two functional radiotherapy equipment that would aid in the treatment of the discease.
The Chief Medical Director said the hospital has so far treated over five hundred cancer patients since it’s inception.
The Board Chairman of the Hospital, Mrs Patricia Etteh commended the efforts of the Federal Government towards the sustainance of the hospital despite the country’s dwindling resources.