Nigeria Alert August 28, 2021
In its bid to improve health care and complement government effort in the health sector across the country, the National Lottery Trust Fund has donated medical equipment to Oyo State.
While presenting the medical equipments to the management of General hospital, Moniya, Ibadan, a member of the National Lottery Trust Fund, Hon Ope Salami said the equipment were donated to the hospital to assist in strenghtening health sector and as well assist health providers across the country.
He described the presentation of the equipment as was one of the major health interventions by the NLTF in recent times.
In his remark, the chief consultant in the hospital, Dr Adeniji Olanrewaju commended the good gesture of the trust fund adding that it will go a long way in assisting the hospital.
He emphasised the need for all relevant stakeholders to come on board and assist in effective health care delivery as shown by the NLTF.
Also, the Oniroko of Iroko, Oba Olasunkanmi Opeola Abioye described the donation as a blessing to the people of Akinyele local government and the entire people of the State.
Oba Abioye commended Hon Ope Salami for not forgetting his people and for also be a good representative of the State.
Some of the management staff of NLTF at the event were Hajara Buhari B. ZC, Jimoh Sunday Tajudeen, Badmus Jamiu, Jejelola Toluwani, Vivian Chukwuezi and Ewedeji Azeez.
Others at the event included the Vice Chairman, Akinyele Local Government, Hon Funso Kayode, former vice chairman, Akinyele East local council development area, Hon Osunbunmi, Onikereku of Ikereku, Oba Moses Adeyosoye Olasunkanmi and Onijaye of Ijaiye, Oba Lasisi Oladimeji Akano.
Also at the event were the representive of permanent Secretary Min of health Ajani Johnson Bamidele ; Deputy Director Physiotherapy Services) ; Oyo State Ministry of Heath.other members of staff of General hospital, Moniya.
Some of the equipment donated includes Autoclave Machine, Baby cot and mattress, instrument trolley, mayor table, wheel chair, hospital bed and mattress, patient trolley besides table, overhead table, forceps set and drop stand, stethoscope MVA kits and many others.