The very enlightening seminar was held at MRC Hall, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja – Lagos.

In attendance was the  Hon. Commissioner for Women Affairs ( Lagos. State) as well as the Special Guest of  Honour, the First Lady of Lagos State who was represented by Mrs F.  Onanuga.

We had 328 people in attendance drawn from various Ministries, Education  Districts, corporate organisations, NGOs,

people living with Sickle Cell Disorders,  their care givers and friends. The Lagos State blood bank staff were preset to collect blood  from free blood donors and to help distribute routine drugs for people living with sickle cell  disorder.

Speakers at the event included Prof Yemi Olatunji – Bello (LASUTH), Dr Annette Akinsete and Dr Ola (Head Behavioural Dept LASUTH). The event was indeed successsful.