Donation of Ophthalmic Equipment

The Ilupeju Diamond Lions Club donated much needed Ophthalmic equipment and office furniture to the Eye Clinic at Gbagada General Hospital.


Members of Ilupeju Diamond Lions Club with the donated equipment & furniture

The equipment valued at over N3,000,000 ($18,000) was funded in partnership with Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc.

The equipment supplied is as follows:

1. Operating microscope (YZ20P5) x 1
2. Wet field bipolar cautery x 1
3. Perkins Applanation Tonometer x 2
4. Heine Opthalmoscope x 2
5. Extra capsular cataract sets x 2
6. Trial Lens Boxes Sets x 2
7. Trial Frames x 4
8. Snellens Chart Box x 2
9. B - Ocular Ultrasound Scan (A/B Scan (Suowei SW2100) x 1
10. Foci meter x 1
11. Slit Lamp Microscope x 1

The Eye Clinic serves a population of over 1,000,000 people and regularly sees over 300 patients in the clinic every clinic day.

The presentation of the equipment was made on Wednesday 1st August 2012 by the District Governor, Lions Clubs International District 404B Nigeria, Lion Stella Agbogun MJF NLCF.

Present at the event were the Chairperson and members of the Hospital Management Board, The Medical Director/CEO of the Hospital, Dr. Abiola Awonuga, a representative of the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Oyeneye, a representative of the Managing Director of Mutual Assurance Plc and a large number of Lions.

In her vote of thanks, the Consultant Opthalmologist and head of the Eye Clinic, Dr. M. A. Adebajo thanked the Ilupeju Diamond Lions Club for its donation. She said that the new equipment would improve the service they deliver to the public.

She, Dr. Adebajo  was very impressed with the activities of the club and has decided to become a Lion. The DG decorated her with her pin and welcomed her to the Lions family.

Dr. M. A. Adebajo being decorated by the DG with the DG's pin.

Some Lions at the event with the DG and 1st Vice DG


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