02 Sep BAN Worldwide (Osun State Chapter) joined the rest of the world in celebrating this year’s world breastfeeding day
In line with the theme of the World Breastfeeding Week 2020 “Support breastfeeding for a healthier planet”, and celebrating the week 2020, BOTHERS ACCROSS NIGERIA (BAN) osun state chapter provided baby materials for numerous nursing mothers in Osun state.
The event took place on the 3rd of August 2020 at Adeti Primary Health Center Ilesa. The State Co Ordinator, Mr. Jayeola Sunday (F4S), in his remark noted the value of breastfeeding for mothers as well as children. He noted the importance of recommended exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of life, and then supplemented breastfeeding for at least one year and up to two years or more.
The provision of baby materials to nursing mothers was part of the humantarian activites of BROTHERS ACROSS NIGERIA aimed at betterment of the society.
“We appreciate the kind gesture of BAN for choosing our maternity Center out of the very many we have in Osun State. They are men of honour, respectful, responsible and we like to be seeing them around for this kind of things. We want more from the Organization, wider society and Individuals. I pray for more money and God blessings on them”…. Says the LRO of the Primary Health Center, Mrs AJEWOLE TOYIN.