To mark World Cancer Day 2020, the Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria (MWAN), Akwa Ibom State Branch held a Cancer Awareness Walk & Pink Charity Ball. MWAN provides free screening services for breast cancer and cervical cancer and follow-up care for cancer patients in Nigeria.

Representatives from various Ministries, Agencies, and Organizations including the Executive Secretary of the Akwa Ibom State Primary Healthcare Dev. Agency (AKSPHCDA), Dr. (Mrs) Eno Attah, and other supporters joined the cancer awareness walk starting from Ibom Plaza, Uyo to support a cancer-free society, and to bring awareness for early detection of cancer. A Pink Charity Ball/Inauguration was held at Helemah Event Centre to host partners and donors and inaugurate newly elected. executives.

See below for more photos:

The ES, Dr. (Mrs) Eno Attah with Dr. Glory Essien, newly elected President of MWAN
MWAN Cancer Walk: Aerobic Exercise at Discovery Park, Uyo
Chairman of the National Association of Government General Medical and Dental Practitioners (NAGGMDP), Akwa Ibom Chapter, Dr Anthony Umana (left), and Chairman of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Dr Ime Udoh (2nd right) supporting MWAN on World Cancer Day 2020
The ES with the past Vice-Chairman NMA, Dr. Ekaette Mbatt
Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria, AKS Chapter Marks World Cancer Day 2020

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