200 to learn from free cataract surgical procedure to mark Olubadan’s coronation

From left, Mr Francis Arogundari, Performing Hospital Supervisor, Eleta Eye Institute, Mrs Abolanle Oyegoke;…

The Eleta Eye Basis in celebrating the ascension of Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Olalekan Balogun, is to start free eye screening and 200 cataract surgical procedures in assist of excellent sight for all within the nation.

Eleta Eye Basis, a charitable not-for-profit organisation whose main purpose is to forestall blindness, assist the event of eye well being providers and enhance imaginative and prescient for many who see imperfectly, mentioned the Oba Moshood Olalekan Balogun free eye surgical procedure is being supported by CBM Worldwide.

Talking in regards to the 200 free cataract surgical procedures to happen within the hospital, the appearing hospital supervisor, Eleta Eye Institute, Mrs Abolanle Oyegoke, mentioned screening to find out those who may have cataract surgical procedure will start on Monday and the surgical treatment will final until Saturday.


She, nevertheless, mentioned that precedence can be given to indigent people with cataracts to make sure their sight will be restored regardless of not having the ability to pay for the surgical procedure.

“To rejoice your ascension to the throne and to convey city and throne nearer one another, Eleta Eye Basis is planning to hold out 200 sight restoration surgical procedures for cataract-blind sufferers in your area. We hope it should additionally encourage extra native assist for 1000’s of our individuals who need assistance,” she mentioned.

Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Balogun, flanked by Olori Olayinka Balogun and different baales, appreciated the gesture and mentioned individuals in his area would profit tremendously from the gesture given the significance of eyes to well being and good life.

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