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Osagie Ehanire reveal How medical tourism affected the Nigerian system

Priest of State for Health, Osagie Ehanire, has mourned the spate of restorative the travel industry abroad by Nigerians.

Ehanire said Nigeria is right now losing more than $1 billion dollars yearly to restorative administration sourced abroad by Nigerians.

As indicated by him, the expansion in restorative the travel industry is an assertion of no trust in the country’s wellbeing framework.

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The priest said this on Thursday in Benin amid the University of Benin Teaching Hospital’s 46th organizers’ day and propelling of a blessing store for the emergency clinic.

He stated: “About a year prior, it was evaluated that Nigeria loses about $1billion consistently to medicinal administration sourced abroad. The figure is likely higher at this point.

“The therapeutic the travel industry is a revelation of no trust in our wellbeing framework, which we should try to address.”

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