The Executive Chairman, Ijebu-Ode Local Government, Alhaji Babatunde Emilola Gazal has commended Her Excellency, Mrs Bamidele Abiodun, wife of Ogun State Governor for breast cancer initiative campaigns.
The gathering which held at the State Hospital in Ijebu Ode on Thursday had in attendance bigwigs of the ruling party, APC such as Mrs. Funmilayo Efuwape, Commissioner for Women Affairs, Dr. Tayo Lawal, Special Assistant on Health, Alhaja Mrs Gazal, wife of the executive chairman, Ijebu-Ode Local Government among others.
The council Boss in his keynote address admonished all the women to take serious campaign against breast cancer, urge women to seek medical attention whenever they observed any form of signs in their breasts, thank the Governor of Ogun State Prince Dapo Abiodun for making Ijebu-Ode LG a beneficiary of the program.
Her Excellency, Mrs Bamidele Abiodun in her goodwill message reteirated the commitment of government and doggedness towards eradicating breast cancer in the state.
Mrs. Abiodun further encourage women to check their breasts themselves and if found any changes, either in sizes or notice any form of discharge from their breasts.
Earlier, Dr. Mrs. Ekundayo gave a twenty minutes health talk, sighting some noticeable signs that may reveal the early stage breast cancer in women’s body.
According to her, “Whenever you notice the thickness on the tip of your breast don’t hesitate to contact the hospital, perhaps you notice any form of abnormal changes in position of your nipples”.