Wife of Lagos state Governor, Mrs Bolanle Ambode has urged nursing mothers and caregivers to ensure that their under 5 year old children benefit from the free health services that will be rendered during the maternal,newborn and child health week starting from today 16 to 20th of July 2018
She said this at the flag off ceremony held in Ojokoro local council development area.
Nursing mothers, caregivers and other community members of Ojokoro local government gathered at the council secretariat to flag off the second round of the 2018 maternal, newborn and child health week organized by the ministry of health to improve the lives of mothers and children between the ages of 0-5 years. , wife of Lagos state Governor Mrs Bolanle Ambode represented by Mrs oluwakemi Oke enjoyed all local government and LCDA chairmen to support the exercise.
The state government commitment towards ensuring quality health delivery to lagosians was reiterated.
The exercise starting from 16-20 of July at all primary healthcare and health centres across the state with access to free immunization, vaccination of BCG, vitamin A supplementation, malnutrition screening, deepening and reproductive health facilities.