Ogun State government is set to flag off the Long Lasting Insecticide Net (LLIN) Campaign on Friday, 27th of April, 2018.


According to a statement by the Commissioner for Health, Dr Ipaye Babatunde, the flag off ceremony will be performed by the Governor of the State, Sen Ibikunle Amosun, CON, FCA.

He said the Paramount ruler of Egba Land, Oba Dr Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo (CFR) will be decorated as Ogun State Net Ambassador while the Local Government Chairmen will be decorated as Net advocates of their respective Local Governments and LCDAs.

Similarly, Ipaye disclosed that over 500 Youths will be engaged in the distribution of the long lasting net which according to him is will engage them for five days. He charged residents of the State to ensure they collect the nets during distribution as it is only renewable every four years.

The ceremony which will be held at the Arcade Ground, Oke Mosan, Abeokuta will commence by 8am, enjoining all guests to be seated before time.