The month October has been set for breast cancer awareness worldwide and it is much important for every woman to check her status if she is a victim or not.
Maame Yaa Ameyaa Owusu Agyeman, the NPP Women Organizer for the Bekwai constituency saw the need to give the opportunity to the polling station women organisers of the party and the women in Bekwai, to pass through the breast screening.
According to her, she consided the polling station women organizers all because they are the immediate people she is working with and they must be strong so that they can go down to others and work for the party.
She said as the goes on she will extend it to others and most especially young ladies in the second cycle institutions and even men. Maame Yaa advised the women to make cleanliness the friend so that the can live stronger and live long to give advice to others.
Miss Gertrude Kwakye, from Peace and Love Hospital gave the women education on breast cancer, symptoms and it treatment. She advised them not to be afraid to periodically check their breast to know their status. She advised men to handle the breast with care.
The women who came for the screening were not left out. They showed their appreciation to the women organizer because it is the first an NPP women’s wing have seen this.