The Nigerian Army Officers Wives Association NAOWA in bid to commemorate the COAS Annual conference 2017 has donated charity items to patients and medical equipment at the University of Ibadan Medical College. The association also visited and donated items at Jesus Kids Autism Centre Ibadan.
Making the donation, the National President NAOWA, Mrs Umma-Kalsum Tukur Buratai said the objectives of the association cannot be achieved without reaching out to the less privileged in society. She also revealed that the gesture was a part of the association ‘s little contributions towards healthy living stressing that health is what all should glamor for. While commending health professionals, the NAOWA Boss urged them to continue the good works of service to humanity.
The Medical Director Professor Temitope O Alonge who was represented by Dr Clement Abu Okolo, while receiving the items said, the donation by NAOWA was timely as most of the medical equipment donated came at a time when they were needed. He said the Nigerian Army has made the country proud by keeping the country safe and united.
He encouraged NAOWA to continue to support their husbands morally as they discharge of their responsibilities of safeguarding the country. Also visited was the Jesus Kids Autism Centre-, A home for the special people. In her remarks, the NAOWA President commended the Director and staff of the Centre for doing a wonderful job of catering for children with deformity and special needs.