Photogist: Aisha Buhari Provides Free Medical Services In Kogi State
Mrs Aisha Buhari, the wife of the president of Nigeria, has provided free medical services for the people and indigenes of Kogi state, a project under her foundation, Future Assured.
The medical team which treated about 3,000 people focused mainly on creating awareness for ailments like diabetes, hypertension and eye defects, also de- worming of children.
Mrs Aisha Buhari who was represented by the first lady of Nassarawa State, Mairo Al-Makura said that the initiative is meant to complement the efforts of the government in providing health care for the populace. She also expressed optimism that the screening exercise will improve the health status of the people of the state and serve as a reminder on the need for regular medical check up.
The first lady of Kogi State, Rashidat Bello who was also there to support the exercise urged the people of the state to take advantage of the free medical exercise as well as take better care of their health.