Wife of the outgoing governor of Lagos, Bolalanle Ambode, who doubles as chairman, Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO), yesterday said the interventions of the committee in the state’s health sector yielded the desired result.
Ambode stated this at the official handing over of the leadership of COWLSO, to Ibijoke Sanwoolu, wife of the governor-elect of Lagos State, who would be sworn in on Wednesday, May 29.
She explained that the interventions were driven by the need to fill observed gaps in the provision of healthcare services to the citizens, especially women and children.
According to Ambode, such interventions by the committee in the last four years had seen several children, women and men benefiting from free surgeries, donations of aids to patients, upgrade of facilities and provision of hi-tech medical equipment to different hospital and health institutions across the state.
She listed some of the interventions to include sponsorship of goiter surgery…