Joy Unlimited as Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation Select 20 Parents in Waiting for IVF Treatment

King Solomon Ekhaiyeme

There was palpable joy at the Agip Hall of the MUSON Centre on  Friday, 17th Nov. 2018. After 20 beneficiaries of the Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation (IIF) were selected as beneficiaries of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF).

The foundation is the brainchild of Ibidunni Ighodalo, wife of the General Overseer of Trinity House, Ituah Ighodalo.

Furthermore, the treatment will cost a whopping N1.5million per person.

L-R Ibidunni Ighodalo and Mrs Folorunsho Alakija

This is part of the efforts of the foundation to help families looking for children.

The beneficiaries were picked via a raffle draw, supervised by the General Overseer of Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC), Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo.

The programme, which was in its second edition was themed: ‘Maa Gbe Temi Jo’ (Yoruba for I will dance with my own baby).

The day-long event began with a thorough medical screening conducted on participants. The screening covered all areas of fertility, including cervical examination.

Pastor Ituah and Ibidunni Ighodalo

Furthermore, experts counselled the Parents-in-waiting on ways to stay healthy to increase their chances of procreation.

The hostess, Ibidunni Ighodalo, revealed her emotional struggle with infertility and her desire to put smiles on the faces of other parents.

Esteemed guests at the event are: 

Wife of the former governor of Lagos State, Dame Abimbola Fashola; World’s richest woman, Folorunsho Alakija, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo.

Also, Barrister Muiz Banire, Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo, Pastor Tera Onyemaka, Dr Ogundiran Babatunde Deji and other prominent health practitioners.

IIF was created by Ibidunni Ighodalo to raise awareness on issues pertaining to infertility. Also to provide grants for couples that require fertility treatments such as In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and Intrauterine Insemination.

Over time it has put smiles on the faces of parents in need of babies of their own.

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Pastor Itua Ighodalo and Barr. Muiz Banire
Pastor {Mrs) Ibidunni Ighodalo
Dr Oluwatoyin Bode Abass
Cross section of participants
Cross section of participants
Dr Nini Iyizoba giving her lecture
Dr. Coker
Mrs. Folorunsho Alakija
Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo.
Dame Abimbola Fashola
The Speakers
Dame Abimbola Fashola
Omotunde Adebowale David (Lolo1) with Pastor (Mrs.) Ibidunni Ighodalo
TY Bello, Pastor (Mrs.) Ibidunni Ighodalo

Photo Credit: King Solomon Ekhaiyeme

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