YEMEN Press Agency

President al-Mashat affirms doubling efforts to combat epidemics, diseases in Hodeidah

SANAA, Dec. 10 (YPA) – President Mahdi al-Mashat stressed on Tuesday the importance of doubling efforts to combat epidemics and diseases in Hodiedah province,

At the meeting, the president was briefed on results of the campaign to combat dengue and malaria, which has spread in some districts of Hodeidah, and steps achieved to treat the patients.

al-Mashat directed to establish a faculty of agriculture within the university of Hodeidah and September 21 Hospital in the province.

The move came during his meeting with deputy Prime Minister for Services and Development Hussein Maqbouli, deputy Minister of Electricity Abdul Ghani al-Madani and acting governor of Hodeidah Mohammad Ayyash Qahim.