The Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari has called on the wives of Governors of the South West in Nigeria to continue to collaborate for the improvement in the health and well-being of women and children
Mrs. Buhari represented by the Wife of the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mrs Gimbiya Dogara was speaking at the three day training workshop on advocacy for Reproductive, Maternal Newborn, Adolescent Health and Nutrition (RMNCAH+N) in Abeokuta Ogun State, Mrs. Gimbiya Dogara, noted it was important that every one of us takes responsibility and strategic action to address these concerns in our immediate environment.
Earlier the Wife of the Governor of Ogun State, Mrs. Olufunso Amosun said no woman should die in the process of giving birth and neither should children die in the process of coming to life. Therefore, adequate healthcare facilities and right nutrition are essential and we should all strive and work towards attaining this.
The workshop is a follow up to commitment made by the founder, Aisha Buhari Foundation and the Wives of Governors at a stakeholders meeting held in Abuja in October 2017.
The 2017 event was held to build alliances that will help strengthen advocacy for RMNCAH+N at the state level. buy Amoxicillin
Present at the Ogun state event were all the South West State Governors Wives; H.E Olufunso Amosun, wife of Governor Ogun State, H.E. Feyisetan Fayose Wife of Governor Ekiti State, H.E. Betty Akeredolu, Wife of Governor Ondo State, H.E. Sherifat Aregbesola, Wife of Governor Osun State, H.E Bolanle Ambode Wife of Governor Lagos State, and H.E. Janet Adeyemo Wife of Governor Oyo State.
Also present were the technical officers and the Executive Secretaries of the Primary Health care Development Agencies from the South West.