18th November 2017 will eternally be remembered as the day Miss Akwa Ibom , Ekemini Umoren (MBBS) kick started her ‘Teens and Issues Tour’, at the prestigious Presbyterian Senior Science School Ididep, Ibiono Ibom Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State.
‘The project is inspired by my desire to promote affective, effective and inclusive functional education, especially for the girl child, as well as Educating them on female specific health issues’, she said. Speaking to the students on ‘Personal hygiene’, ‘Identity ‘and ‘ Breast Cancer ‘, Esther Udotai (MBBS), Emmanuela Ubit (Ms) and Miss Akwa Ibom challenged the teenagers to create a unique personal Identity, maintain a high level of personal hygiene and carry out regular self Breast examination; stressing that education and quality health go together as success in one means success in the other.
Also speaking, Miss Tourism Akwa Ibom State, Ekomobong Raphael ( Miss) charged the students on entrepreneurship.
Donated to the staff and students of the school were sanitary pad, panty liner, toothpaste, antiperspirant; bath soap, pen and hand cream among others.
All thanks to Udeme Etibensi ( Mrs), Director Longrich Mall Uyo, Uyo Catholic Media Center, Phabulous makeup artistry, my team and ultimately God Almighty for making my vision a reality.
……. Beauty for a cause
Alone I can be heard but together we can make the change ( Neurite Mendes)