Women are truly the pillar of a nation.
First Lady of Kebbi Sate, Her Excellency Dr Zainab Bagudu has added another feather to her cap as she earned another merit of honor form the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA).
Dr. Zainab is a trained A trained pediatrician consultant, and founder, Medicaid Cancer Foundation. The ward was in line with her contributions in the health sector.
As a champion of girl child education in Kebbi, she mentors and sponsors various school programs such as Voices for Girl Child, Nursing Education, School health clubs (with a concentration on cancer and sickle cell), menstrual health, VVF, drug abuse and creative writing.
The award was presented to her by the outgoing president, Prof. Mike Ozovehe Ogirima at the 58th Annual General Meeting held at the International Conference Centre Abuja for her contributions in, Advocacy for Women’s Health with a Major Interest in Cancer Care’, ‘Establishment of the first high tech radio-diagnostic center in Abuja, and subsequently the ‘Medicaid Cancer Foundation’ known for creating awareness, funding diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients in Nigeria