The University of Port Harcourt Women has carried out an health awareness walk in Port Harcourt.
The Women’s Week was full of fun as the women were seen in the school premises singing and dancing glorifying God.
A traffic warder named Christian Asokwa from Enugu state was decorated as the University of Port Harcourt Man for his diligent and humanitarian services for free flow of traffic in University of Port Harcourt road leading to Aluu community.
The women who were received by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Ndowa Lale of the University Port Harcourt at the Senate building made their request known to the Vice Chancellor on how the University of Port Harcourt Women’s Week will look like.
After the health walk, brief lecture were held on diabetes by Dr. Hamilton Opurum, the chairman Diabetes Association of Nigeria, Rivers State chapter, after the lecture there were questions and answers section.
The Wife of the Vice Chancellor of the University of Port, EZINNE JOY LALE, The president of the University of Port Harcourt Women, encouraged women to regularly exercise their body adding that it keeps the body system fit.
In her part, Prof. Bridget Nwaze of the faulty of humanities, University of Port Harcourt urged women to spend wisely adding that after the Yuletide there are fees to be paid and also do regular exercise.
Our correspondent ELFREDAH KEVIN gathered that tomorrow Tuesday 5, December, free test for diabetes, eye and many others will be conducted.