The International Association of Lions Clubs, District 404 B-2 under the auspices of Ikeja Viva L’Amour Lions Club marked the Lions World Sight Day recently.
The day was celebrated with the provision of free eye screening and treatment for aviation sector workers at the Murtala Mohammed Airport School, Ikeja Lagos.
The event which involved documentation, screening, consultation and treatment by seasoned optometrists and ophthalmologists according to the President of Ikeja Viva L’Amour Lions Club, Engr. Terese Iheanacho, is part of Lions Club cardinal goal which is to eliminate blindness globally.
She however, stated that what informed this year’s focus on aviation sector workers is “the need to ensure better sight for aviators as a necessary aspect of air safety.”
– Stories: Ebere Chibuzor