The diligent, populace-focused House of Assembly member representing Amuwo-Odofin Constituency 1, at the Lagos State House Of Assembly extended her masses-driven qualitative representation to the optical wing of the health sector.
The exercise commenced on Friday 20th, August 2021 morning at the Local Government Council Secretariat with many eye doctors (Opthamologists) present, many aged and young people trooped into the local government council to benefit from the free eye test, been the first day.
The free eye test (VISION AMUWO) exercise continues on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd of August 2021 as the last day.
This initiative is another part of the laudable initiatives of the humane, dynamic, progressive and indomitable representative of the Amuwo-Odofin Constituency 1.
Vision Amuwo Day 2 commenced, with over 200 participants ( pensioners).
Mama amuwo free eye test which kicked of Friday 20th August saw over 300 pensioners tested for accurate glasses prescription, given free drugs and eye drops.
It kicked of on a high note with 12 professional optometrists and senior ophthalmologists, at the Amuwo Odofin local government Council, 41 Road festac, Lagos Nigeria. Speaking one to the benefactors Mrs Olajoye “these doctors are highly professional, this is not my first eye test, so i have had an experience and these doctors i see here, know what they are doing, God will continue to bless Mama Amuwo for us”.
Speaking to mama amuwo, Hon. MojisolaOluwa Alli-Macaulay who is the Lawmaker Representaing Amuwo Odofin Constituency 1 on the inspiration behind this she said “As we all know, the eyes is one of the most important part of the body , it helps you get where you want to go and do what you have to do, it’s very very important, so I thought it’s best to do comprehensive eye test for the elderly and that brought about this. We are partnering with Besh Foundation United Kingdom To Put this together and we found out that pensioners need a lot more attention and sometimes they do not get it”
I feel fulfilled and we going to have another batch for younger people”
Also speaking to Hon. Valentine Buraimoh, who was tested as well on his experience “this is a laudable project and we thank mama amuwo, she is a visionary leader and always given us qualitative representation, she always has my full support’.
The event started Friday 20th and runs through to Sunday 22nd of August.