Spouse of the Governor of Lagos State and Chairman of the Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officers (COWLSO), Bolanle Ambode, has formally handed over to the spouse of the Governor-elect, Dr. (Mrs.) Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, urging her to take the Committee to greater heights.
At a short handing-over ceremony in Lagos Home, Alausa, Ikeja, Mrs. Ambode lauded the imaginative and prescient of the founding moms of the Committee, which is to go with the efforts of presidency, in essential areas which can be girls and children- pleasant.
She mirrored that the Committee below successive chairmen, had continued to stroll in that nice imaginative and prescient, resulting in outstanding enchancment within the lives of girls, ladies and youngsters, in important areas of well being, empowerment, training and others.
She additionally recalled a number of the achievements recorded below her chairmanship within the final 4 years: “My beautiful girls, with all sense of modesty, we fortunately recall a few of our collective achievements within the well being sector of the state, by means of interventions in maternal and youngster well being, yr after yr.
“The assorted phases of intervention led to the sponsorship of goiter surgical procedure for 30 girls, free listening to aids for 15 youngsters, three girls and a couple of males; in addition to the upgrading of the ENT Division of the Common Hospital, Odan, Lagos. We additionally bought and put in state-of-the-art audiology gear, together with Otoread OAE able to detecting listening to defects in newborns”.
Different phases of intervention noticed the procurement and donation of two Transport Incubator Ambulance to Gbagada Common Hospital and Island Maternity Hospital, coupled with the donation of 32 neo-natal incubators to 13 Common Hospitals and 6 absolutely fitted Birthing Suites for Amuwo-Odofin Maternal and Baby Centre, Epe Common Hospital and Island Maternity Hospital, Lagos, amongst others’.
She thanked members of the committee for his or her strong assist for herself and the Ambode Administration over the previous 4 years, whereas additionally appreciating her predecessors for his or her sort recommendation and phrases of knowledge.