World Cancer Day Commemoration 2019
In commemoration of the World Cancer Day celebration 2019, the streets of Eyenkorin fed her ears, as students of social work Unilorin on practicum and staffs of Olive Community Development Initiative on friday, 8th February 2019 conducted an awareness walk on cancer. It is very well known that cancer is a deadly disease with many types, which were pointed out and each was stressed during rally.
The rally took place at Eyenkorin Community Ilorin Kwara State, starting from Apata Ajele Eyenkorin to the market and back. Satisfactory number of contacts were reached both in the Community and at the Market where they were sensitized on how to carry out a self examination of breast cancer making use of the clock hand.
Series of questions by the market women and men respectively in which apt response was provided, flyers were distributed which contained information on cancer the symptoms, causes and prevention.