BY PETER DURU
Wife of the Benue Sate Governor, Arc. Mrs. Yemisi Suswam, yesterday donated food, beverages, confectionaries, clothings and toiletries valued at over N30million to the Benue state fIrst baby of the year in 2014 and three orphanages in Makurdi, the Benue state capital in commemoration of the yuletide.
Receiving the first baby of the year born to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Ngutor Amenge, at the Federal Medical Centre, Makurdi, Mr. Suswam urged pregnant women to always make themselves available for antenatal care during pregnancy.
According to her, “It is only by so doing that you can enjoy the benefits of good and qualitative medical care during pregnancy and safe delivery at the appointed date.”
Mrs. Suswam who donated several items to patients at the hospital also paid the medical bills of some of the patients at the hospital.
At the Gidam Beke and Mama Abayol orphanages, Mrs. Suswam offered university scholarship to ten children who had just finished their secondary education.