I will continue to support the health needs of my constituents, Efe Afe assures

The member representing Okpe, Sapele and Uvwie Federal Constituency at the House of


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I will continue to support the health needs of my constituents, Efe Afe assures
Hon. Afe, speaking to the press during the free medicare

The member representing Okpe, Sapele and Uvwie Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Hon. Efe Afe, says he will continue to support the health needs of his constituents.

                             

Fresh Angle International understands that Afe gave the assurance yesterday at Orerokpe, traditional headquarters of Okpe Kingdom in the Okpe Local Government Area of Delta state, during the opening ceremony of a- one day free medical outreach he sponsored for his constituents.

 

 

The federal lawmaker noted that the gesture was part of measures to uplift the living standard of his constituents, particularly the elderly.

 

 

Hon. Afe enjoined his constituents to expect more infrastructural developmental projects, following his recent victory at the Court of Appeal.

 

 

He also revealed that the free medical services, which included checking of the Eyes, Glaucoma, Blood level, Sugar level, provision of eyeglasses, amongst others, was to compliment the Delta State Government efforts in bringing healthcare to the grassroots.

 

 

 

One of the Medics, administering Eye-check on a constituent

 

 

Hon. Efe Afe said he had to bring medical team from the Urhobo Progress Union, UPU America to make the free medical services effective.

 

 

He added that the executive of the UPU America has been helping to improve the health status of the Urhobos in Delta State.

 

 

"The members of UPU America are concerned about the well- being of their brothers and sisters here in Nigeria and during the last meeting at America, I pledged to facilitate their coming to Okpe kingdom to assist in giving free health care services to the people of my constituency”, Afe stated.

 

 

On their parts, the President of UPU America, Dr. Onome Dema and the Vice President, Mr. Paul Awusa, lauded the member Representing Okpe Sapele and Uvwie Federal consistency, Hon. Afe for contributing to the development of the union and for championing the free health care services.

 

 

"Hon. Afe has always been there for us any time we call on him to support UPU America programmes, that is why we are here to support his free health care services to members of his constituency,” Dr. Onome Dema stated.

 

 

They noted that Hon. Afe had always support the course of the Urhobo people in Nigeria and Diaspora.

 

 

Beneficiaries of the free health medical services, thanked the Hon. Efe Afe for the gesture and prayed God to continue to bless him.

 

 

Hundreds of people from Orerokpe and its environs benefitted from the free health care.