‎The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) ‎on Wednesday ‎invited Indian health experts to participate in its proposed health management business‎.

The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru,‎ said this in a statement released in Abuja by Ndu Ughamadu, Group Managing Director, Group Public Affairs, NNPC.

Baru said the invitation was in a bid to stem the tide of medical tourism.‎

He said the proposed health management business will be a one-stop-shop for medical care in Nigeria.

Baru said he was looking forward to having Indian health companies partner with the corporation to upgrade NNPC hospitals to a level where they can handle medical emergencies in the country.