Tékane will soon have its type A Health Center. The construction work of a building with a built-up area of 1,200 m2 is undergoing its final touches before the end of a construction site entirely financed by the mobilization and solidarity efforts of the citizens of the municipality, on a budget of 15 million MRU.

The State, which brings its unfailing support to this programme, has undertaken to finance the equipment for the health centre. Thus, a medical ambulance is already made available by the Ministry of Health.

This is part of the regular monitoring of the project que His Excellency the Minister Mr. Moctar Ould DAHI Minister of Health received on July 6 a delegation from the Tekane Health Association (AST) composed of the Coordinator and Supervisors of the Tekane Health Center Project (CST). Indeed, officials of the AST and the Association against Tuberculosis and Endemic Diseases (ACTUME) hold regular consultations on the Tekane Health Center project with local, regional and national authorities.

As the civil engineering works on the buildings are almost complete, the last finishing works should be completed at the end of the current month. The Ministry has instructed its teams to accelerate the acquisition of all equipment in accordance with the health map and the new standards in force.

During the audience, the delegation praised the partnership established with the Ministry. His Excellency the Minister of Health welcomed the efforts made by the promoters to carry out this important health center project at a time when Tekane is upgraded to the rank of Moughaata (prefecture). The Minister also welcomed the commitment of associations and populations, and assured the delegation of the continuity of the actions of his department.

Done in Nouakchott on July 11, 2022

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