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World Hepatitis Day: Olori Wuraola Ogunwusi leads Walk to Raise Hepatitis Awareness

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For World Hepatitis Day yesterday, the SHECA Foundation kicked off its two day awareness campaign in Ife yesterday with an award ceremony. The Ooni’s wife; Olori Wuraola Ogunwusi  flagged off a charity walk to further spread the message and promote good health.

More than a walk, the SHECA foundation took the fight against Hepatitis to a whole new level, encouraging all Nigerians to have a healthy liver. The walk featured appearances by Latasha Ngwube, Nollywood actress Kemi Afolabi as well as other Nollywood personalities.

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SHECA foundation set up free mobile screening and vaccination centers throughout the state for a period of one week to enable members of the public get free treatments as well as educate them on preventive methods.

The mission of the foundation is a Hepatitis free society where patients who are currently affected get adequate care and are able to live their lives stigma-free to its fullest potential. SHECA thanks Chief John Agboola Odeyemi MFR and Eduvie Jakpa of The Coral Factory for their immense support and sponsorship.

Latasha getting the Hepatitis vaccine

Latasha getting the Hepatitis vaccine

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10 Comments

  1. DualaGirl

    July 29, 2016 at 12:01 pm

    Excuse my ignorance but is it a mandatory for the Olori to only wear white clothes? Thank you

    • lady

      July 29, 2016 at 1:09 pm

      hhahhahahah I was about to ask the same question! I’m not a Nigerian so I don’t know about your culture and traditions

    • DualaGirl

      July 29, 2016 at 3:14 pm

      I’m not Nigerian too. I’m Camerounian

    • Nahum

      July 29, 2016 at 5:39 pm

      It may have something to do with the deity attached to the throne. She looks lovely though

  2. ROSE OKWY

    July 29, 2016 at 3:40 pm

    it must be since that is all she wears and she looks divine in them

  3. Shalewa

    July 29, 2016 at 5:11 pm

    This olori is looking finer by the day sha.

  4. Aso Oke

    July 29, 2016 at 5:52 pm

    Is she Pregnant?

  5. Clemetine

    July 29, 2016 at 8:13 pm

    Yes.It is mandatory.

    • Miss Anonymous

      July 30, 2016 at 8:19 pm

      It is not mandatory but those affiliated with the Olokun deity or members of the Ogboni confraternity often wear white.
      Jesus is Lord.

    • NationalSquirrel

      October 20, 2016 at 12:25 am

      YUP. And she is affiliated with the olokun deities of Benin which is why she was married. Infact she is one. #insidergist

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