On Thursday, October 24, the Onikan Health Centre in Obalende, Lagos, acquired an uncommon customer as Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, knocked on the gate of the ability in a shock go to couple of minutes previous 10 am.
The governor, who was on the facility to evaluate the operations of the well being centre caught the employees of the clinic unawares.
Received by the hospital’s Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Dr. Oreose Imosemi, Sanwo-Olu engaged sufferers, randomly, in dialog, to determine the standard of care they acquired; he additionally footed medical payments of sufferers, who couldn’t afford the price of care.
In a short assembly with all the staff after the inspection, the governor expressed satisfaction with the centre’s operations, however inspired them to deal with sure lapses. He used the event to share particulars of his administration’s healthcare roadmap with the hospital’s workers, pleading formore dedication from the well being employees so as to realise the goals of the programme.
Sanwo-Olu left the hospital for an additional unscheduled visit St. Peter’s Anglican Nursery and Primary School in Ikeja, the place he spent ample time educating the pupils on the significance of hygiene and clear setting.
While participating Primary 5 pupils, Sanwo-Olu suggested them to not litter their faculty premises and environment with refuse, urging them to utilize the waste bins.
He stated: “When you get back home today, tell your parents I was in your school today to say hello to you. Tell them that I care for your future and I will provide all that is required for you to get quality education and become leaders as you grow up. I also need you to remind your parents that the government does not want them to dump refuse indiscriminately.”
The governor thereafter inspected school rooms and educating services within the faculty, pledging that among the observed challenges could be addressed.
Meanwhile, the Lagos State authorities has directed that structurally faulty storey buildings, bungalows or suspended flooring be subjected to integrity take a look at by the Lagos State Materials Testing Laboratory (LSMTL).
The intent is to safeguard the lives and property of the citizenry. Acting General Manager, LSMTL, Olalekan Ajani, stated this when he visited a distressed and water soaked constructing on Owoseni Street, Ikate, Surulere together with his technical group.
He stated a bungalow in entrance, shielded the distressed two-floor storey constructing and if mandatory steps will not be taken, it would collapse.
Ajani stated all distressed buildings ought to be served notices and exams ought to be carried out to determine the extent of their structural integrity.
He suggested occupants of the buildings to vacate their premises due to the impact of the rains on such buildings.
According to him, constant rainfall has uncovered some buildings constructed with inferior supplies thus imploring builders and property house owners to insist on utilizing high quality and normal supplies.
Ajani suggested Lagosians to be their brother’s keeper and never look forward to catastrophe to occur earlier than calling the related businesses on impending hazard.