Sep 21, 2021

Mawazo Writing Africa

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‘Friends of Osinbajo’ Sponsor Free Eye Surgeries in Ogun State, to Conduct 6000 Across Nigeria

– 500 Nigerians in Ogun state have benefited from naked eye surgery and corrective actions.

– The initiative that sparked an outpouring of joyful emotions among the beneficiaries is the idea of ​​a group known as the “Friends of Osinbajo” .

– There are also plans to perform 6000 eye surgeries in six geopolitical zones of the country within six weeks.

Employees of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, under the auspices of Friends of Osinbajo have 500 Nigerians conducting operations in Ikenne, Ogun state on the naked eye and corrective action supported within 48 hours.

The initiative that sparked a joyous outpouring It is also expected that emotions will move among beneficiaries across the country.

The March 8th initiative started as a badge of honor for Osinbajo on his b irthday and it has been supported by the Vice President’s staff since the

Osinbajo had asked his friends not to spend money on gifts or public congratulatory messages in the media for his birthday, but use such means to touch the lives of ordinary Nigerians.

The initiative of March 8th on Mon ntag has influenced the lives of many Nigerians over the years through various initiatives. A nationwide medical outreach was announced on May 24th, focusing on eye surgery, general eye treatments and the distribution of free glasses.

The outreach, planned for locations across the country, began in Ikenne General Hospital and was officially approved by Ogun State Health Commissioner Dr. Tomi Coker, canceled.

Many beneficiaries who were targeted again after the surgery on the naked eye thanked the organizers and thanked the Vice President and his friends in their individual lives cannot be quantified.

According to the organizers, the goal is to perform 6000 eye surgeries within the 6-week period of the phased medical intervention across the 6 geopolitical zones. < / p>

The organizers also announced that the second phase of the exercise will take place between Wednesday June 30th and Friday June 2nd at Idi Iroko General Hospital, during the last phase The state outreach will take place on Monday June 7th and will end on Wednesday June 9th of the same month at Owode Egba General Hospital.

The medical outreach in Ogun will be in to Cooperation with the state government and the National Eye Center organized.

The medical operation would be canceled on Thursday, May 27 in the state of Sokoto and in other parts in the coming days of the country.

Recall that about 50 small business owners in Lafia, the capital of Nasarawa state, received a one-time cash grant of each on Monday March 8th N100,000 to support their businesses courtesy of ‘Friends of Osibanjo’ The group’s gesture was part of the activities planned for Vice President Osinbajo’s 64th birthday.

Meanwhile, on Wednesday March 3rd, the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, took place. awarded to VP Osinbajo, a special award for the “Defender of the Faith”.

The award was presented to VP Osinbajo at the 16th PFN Biennial Conference on Michael Okpara Square, Enugu State .