The Special Adviser to the Governor on Disability Matters, Barrister Chuks Ezewuzie has appreciated the wife of the governor of Anambra State, Chief Mrs Eberechukwu Obiano for provided free prosthetic limbs to amputees in Anambra State consistently for six years and ask beneficiaries to continue to support Governor Willie Obiano administration as he continues to lay down legacies that will stand the test of time.
He noted “Mama Anambra has shown truly just like her husband that she has special love for persons with disabilities in Anambra by restoring joy and hope for these amputees who has lost their limbs through accidents and sickness. She has continued to do this humanitarian act for 6 years through her Non Governmental Organization “CAFE”. My advice to the beneficiaries is that they should continue to support Governor Obiano administration”
Lending his own voice, the state chairman of Joint National Association of Persons With Disabilities, Comrade Ugochukwu Ernest Okeke thanks her Excellency for her benevolent gesture to the amputees.
He said “The happy look on their faces today shows that these prosthetic has helped renew their self confidence. I pray God to bless and keep Osodieme for us. I also advise the beneficiaries to make sure they make use of these prosthetic limbs.”
About 150 amputees got their limbs fixed on Tuesday while the remaining ones are expected to come pick theirs on Wednesday.