In continuation of his 15 – year old philanthropic gestures, NCHETA OMEREKPE FOUNDATION is sponsoring a FREE MEDICAL OUTREACH tagged PREVENTIVE BLINDNESS PROJECT in the 17 LGAs of Abia state in conjunction with DR. MARGRET TEENS FOUNDATION and in partnership with BOONDALL LIONS CLUB INC. AUSTRALIA.
A statement by the Director; Media and Publicity/BOT Secretary, Prince Clinton Uba said “ten thousand eye glasses will be distributed during the excercise.”
According to the statement, “The outreach will also include free Diabetes screening, High Blood Pressure Screening and General Health Talk on Healthy Living.”
“The exercise is to be carried out for seven working days in each Local Government Area starting in Isiala Ngwa North LGA on Wednesday, 3rd March, 2021.
“The programme has just been flagged off at UMUEROGHA CIVIC HALL IN UMUAKWU NSULU, from 9am to 4pm daily.
“All indigenes of Nsulu clan who need these services are encouraged to take advantage of the golden opportunity by visiting the venue.
“The other LGAs will be announced as the programme progresses.