Excitements As Residents Lauds Fasanmi’s Free-health Mission …tasks Ekiti indigenes to emulate gesture (See Video)

  • By Demola Atobaba, Ado-Ekiti

No fewer than over 380 residents of Ekiti State who benefited from the free-health mission organized by two concerned retirees, the Oluwole Fasanmi family from Aramoko-Ekiti, the headquarters of Ekiti West Local Government Areas of the state has continue to appreciates the kind-hearted guesture of the Fasanmi’s philanthropists.

They commended them for the vision to help others who can not afford money to buy medicine that can take care of their health.

The organizers, Mr & Mrs Oluwole Fasanmi during the program.

Held purposely for Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International, Ekiti chapter plus other interested people at a spacious hall, YGL Garden Event Centre, Oke-Ila Housing road, Ado-Ekiti.

Speaking at the event, one of the co-supporters, Prof. (Mrs) Olajire Adegun gave the commendation while addressing the beneficiaries in Ado-Ekiti during a free-health mission program sponsored by a family, “For Our Future Foundation, courtesy of Oluwole Fasanmi Family Foundation”.

She described the conveners of the event as lovers of people and someone who are so passionate about the well-being and development of other people of the state in general.

Prof. (Mrs) Olajire Adegun during the interview.

Prof. Adegun stated that the free-health mission is part of the efforts of the Fasanmi family from Aramoko community to support the residents of Ekiti state on various health related challenges.

“As you can see, people came out en-mass to take part and we are really appreciated for the love and support they have shown so far”.

Some participants at the event.

According to her, the program in the past few years has impacted many lives in Ekiti, their commitment, dedication, and unwavering passion have been truly commendable home and diaspora.

She said nothing can be compare to sound health in an atmosphere where peace is pursue and valued on daily basis like Ekiti state.

“This vision has resulted into an initiatives aimed at ensuring the well-being of the generalities of the people of the state. Their efforts in the areas of good healthcare services have positively impacted the lives of the people of Ekiti”.

The astute educationist affirmed that the Fasanmi family had shown a rare uncommon compassion in terms of communities welfare including the rural areas across length and bregth of the state.

Commending Mr and Mrs Oluwole Fasanmi’s gesture on the free-health mission program for Ekiti residents and it’s environ, the president of Full Gospel Business Fellowship (FGBF), Oke-Ila/Housing chapter of Ado-Ekiti, Dr Peter Ayodele appealed to the people of Ekiti not to play with their health and that health is wealth.

Dr Peter Ayodele while fielding questions from journalists.

According to him, “the program organized by Mr and Mrs Oluwole Fasanmi is highly commendable which others should emulate by given back to their people. We shouldn’t joke with our health because health as they say is wealth and that a wealthy man is the owner of whatever he owns. Anytime anyone feel somehow in their body system or before it will get to that level, they should go and consult their doctor so that the necessary steps will be taken”.

Various free drugs and eyes glasses on display at the event.


He appreciated the conveners of the event and prayed that God grant them more good health, wisdom, knowledge and understanding to consolidate on the achievements recorded so far in the coming years.

The technologist equally appreciated the Oluwole Fasanmi Family Foundation for the various programs put in place for the people of the state as part of measures to cushion the effect of the fuel subsidy removal, a gesture he described as unprecedented.

He said, the Fasanmi family are a rare breed. They are very courageous, transparent and passionate christians who are sincere in their guest to assist people around them.

He therefore solicited unalloyed support of other well to do people in the society to a cue from the convener’s efforts in ensuring that more healthcare services and other benefits are delivered to the people of the state.

Speaking with TopNews in a separate interview, a medical expert, Mr Olatunde Onileowo disclosed that lots of money has been invested on the free-health mission just to make sure that a lot of people are been taken care of considering how expensive it is to have access to quality health care in the country today.

Mr Martins Onileowo given update on the turn out about the program while speaking with newsmen.

He added that a over two eighty (280) glasses were distributed to the beneficiaries during the program and that the Fasanmi family had collaborated with some people in overseas to offered best healthcare services to Ekiti residents.

“This program is a global one now and the family who organized this are not politician, it is a self-help project. We have visited so many towns and villages in Ekiti and even beyond.

Onileowo who also doubled as the leader of the medical team noted that the turn out was so impressive and encouraging. “Anyone given back to his or her society by sponsoring free-health program like this is doing a good job to the community because health is wealth and God too will be happy.

“Part of the thing we are doing majorly here today is free consultation for eye cataracts and to do surgery for cataract. We also check blood pressure and sugar level including general body checking for minor illness and also referring them to the eye experts personnel for those who may need glasses and they would be referred for a higher treatment and we are glad they are responding”.

Onileowo therefore urged them to take their health very serious, noting there is nothing to compare with sound health.

In their remarks, the conveners of the program, Mr and Mrs Oluwole Fasanmi give God all the glory for making it a success and thanked those who came en-mass to benefit from the guesture.

The converner, Mr Fasanmi.

The duo while speaking with journalists shortly after the event disclosed that all the drugs shared was properly imported from the United State of America and advised that people should take their health very serious so as to stay healthy while alive.

The converner, Mrs Fasanmi.

“This progra has been in existence going to seven years and is meant to assist people with less privilege in our society concerning their health. We have been doing it round Ekiti towns and villages as over nine communities including Okemesi, Igogo, Erio, Aramoko, Ilawe, Ode, Ilumooba, and Ado-Ekiti to mention but a few have benefited from the program.

“We have been doing it to help people who can not afford the health system nor go to the hospital to cater for their body. Some people are at home seriously seek concerning the health issue like high blood pressure, sugar level, eyes problem, malaria and even diabetes. We help such people to get treated through our medical experts on ground to attend to them without paying a dime for the services”, the Fasanmi’s concluded.

Some of the free health mission beneficiaries who spoke with newsmen lauded the efforts of the Fasanmi family for sponsoring the program. They appealed to all well-meaning indigenes of Ekiti he and diaspora by calling them to emulate the gestures.

Part of the medical test run at the program which had in attendance over twenty five medical personnels include free eyes checks, distribution of free drugs, free eyes glasses and eyes drops, medical consultation and checks, health education, diabetes screening and intervention, test for body pain, hypertension screening, blood pressure, free medications, checking of sugar level and many other ailments.

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