Wife of the Ondo State Governor and founder of Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN), Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, has disclosed her plan to organise a town hall meeting on breast cancer in Imo State as part of her campaign against breast cancer.
According to a release from her office, Anyanwu-Akeredolu stated that the event, which would come up on the 1st of February 2018, is part of activities marking the 2018 world cancer day. It would hold at the auditorium of the Imo State University, Owerri and be chaired by Dr Angelica Anele from the Federal Medical Center, Owerri.
The release further stated that the event would also feature investiture of Imo State executives of BRECAN, fund raising and breast clinic among others.
Expected are the Executive Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha and his wife, Nneoma Nkechi Okorocha, while Eze Samuel Ohiri, Eze of Imo and his queen Ugoeze Chioma are expected to be Royal Father and Royal mother of the day respectively.
Mrs. Anyanwu-Akeredolu will also inaugurate the Abuja chapter of the Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN) on Sunday at the NAF Conference Center Abuja by 4pm.
According to her, the event will also feature a public lecture and fund raising for the organization. The keynote address will be delivered by Dr. U. N Shagaya.