Female Civil Servants in Kwara state are to benefit from a 6-week breast and cervical cancer screening, organised by the state government, and the LEAH foundation, the Non-Governmental Organisation of the wife of the Kwara state governor.
The 6 weeks screening will commence on Monday with an option of additional two weeks for mop up.
A representative of the wife of the governor, Ayo Adesokan told the press that the programme will ensure that
the people of the state live healthy.
Breast and cervical cancers claim lives of many Nigerians due to lack of prompt and proper check up adding the the screening exercise will significantly reduce the incidence.