A group, Lift Above Poverty Organisation, on Friday said 1,941,993 million people benefited from its cancer awareness campaign between 2016 and 2018.
The Executive Director of the body, Sabina Idowu, made the disclosure at the LAPO-C4 phase two project management workshop organised for Community Based Organisations from Lagos, Edo, Imo, Rivers states and Abuja in Benin.
Idowu said the beneficiaries were 654,488 males and 1,287,504 females out of the 1,217,434 targeted persons.
She also disclosed that N69,175,749,21 was spent on the project in the year under review.
Meanwhile, Prof Charles Soludo and Prof Omokhoa Adeleye will lead discussions at the 2019 Annual LAPO Development Forum titled, ‘The Nigerian Healthcare Situation: The Way Forward’.