The Wife of the State Governor, Mrs. Martha Udom Emmanuel has donated vaccine storage facilities to the health center, Abat in Onna Local Government Area with a charge to the management to use them for the benefit of patients.
Represented by her Special Assistant on Women Matters and Social Welfare, Mrs. Mercy Cephas the Governor’s wife said the gesture was to solve urgent medical needs of the health center.
She said that the centre will soon be rehabilitated and equipped to meet the yearnings of the people.
Mrs. Martha Emmanuel advised the management of the health center to see their job as service and therefore put in their best.
The Director of Health in Onna Local Government, Mrs. Mary Bassey appreciated the governor’s wife saying that the donation will go a long way to ameliorate the medical needs of the centre.
She solicited the governor’s wife’s assistance in the building of a maternity home and laboratory in the center, noting; that this will help in reducing the rate of maternal mortality in the area.
The Supervisor for Health, Obongawan Comfort Umoette thanked the First Lady, Mrs. Martha Emmanuel for her kind disposition towards the center.