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WORLD WIDOWS’ DAY; ROWAA FOUNDATION IN CONJUNCTION WITH IBEJU LEKKI LG DONATES PALLIATIVES TO WIDOWS

The ROWAA foundation with HACEY Health Initiative in conjunction with the Ibeju Lekki Local Government on Saturday 25th June, 2022 commemorated the World Widows’ Day by donating palliatives to the aged and Widows in the Council Area.
The Ibeju Lekki Local Government Council Chairman, Hon. Abdullahi Sesan Olowa, hailed the HACEY Health Initiative for coming up with a laudable program of this magnitude which also included health check ups and donation of medical supplies to the beneficiaries. Hon. Olowa enlightened the audience that the PHC’s will soon be equipped with various drugs and test kits for quality health delivery. While appreciating the team for their care and support for the Local Government Area, the Council Boss called for more support and prayers from the women folk.
The project coordinator Mr. Bamidele thanked the women for coming as he enlightened them on the need to take their health as a matter of priority while thanking the Council Chairman for throwing his weight behind the foundation.
Various tests were carried out by the medical team which included blood sugar level, Malaria test, blood pressure while food items were also given out.
The International World Widows’ Day is a global awareness day that takes place annually on 23rd June which was launched by the United Nations in 2010 to raise awareness of the pains and sufferings women go through in many countries following the death of their spouses.
Also present are the Supervisor for Health, Hon. Tajudeen Oniwonlu, Supervisor for Works Hon. Mutiu Saheed, Special Adviser on Agriculture, Hon. Olusola Edalere

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