Mbano Medical Mission 2023: El-Aged Care and Partners Illuminate 584 Lives with Over 105 Free Surgeries and Vision Transformations

El-Aged Care LTD GTE
3 min readDec 12, 2023

El-Aged Care LTD GTE, in collaboration with the Nigerian Christian Graduate Fellowship and African Vision Tract House Society, successfully orchestrated the Mbano Medical Mission from December 6th to 8th, 2023. This monumental event saw an overwhelming turnout, with more than 584 individuals seeking medical assistance. Notably, the mission included over 105 surgeries dedicated to addressing various eye problems among the attendees.

Hailing from Jos, a team of dedicated doctors brought their expertise to Mbano, ensuring that those in need received the essential surgeries. The medical mission extended its reach to the Amarakwu marketplace, ensuring that the benefits of the program reached as many people as possible. Participants of all ages, from children to youths and older individuals, were in attendance, reflecting the inclusive and impactful nature of the mission.

One of the highlights of the Mbano Medical Mission was the transformative impact on individuals who underwent surgery. Numerous heartfelt testimonials poured in from those who, before the medical intervention, faced challenges with their vision. Now, thanks to the surgical procedures and treatments administered during the mission, these individuals have experienced a significant improvement in their sight. It is worth noting that all medical services provided were entirely free of charge, further underscoring the commitment of the organizers to the well-being of the community.

Gratitude resonated throughout the Mbano community as participants expressed their heartfelt thanks to the organizers and, indeed, to the Almighty for the life-changing impact of the medical mission. The provision of free glasses, medications, and comprehensive medical checkups added an extra layer of support to the community’s well-being.

The success of the Mbano Medical Mission was made possible through the dedicated efforts of volunteers who traveled from various parts of the country to contribute to the program’s success. Their commitment and selflessness played a crucial role in ensuring that the medical mission reached its full potential.

Here are the highlights of the events and abridged results and statistics.

  1. Registered patients……584
  • Males……171
  • Females…353
  • Children….60

2. Patients Attended to
— By Counselors….406
— Medical Lab………86
— Ophthalmologists/Optometrists……….572

Pharmacy………..501.

3. Total Eye Surgeries done…………….105
4. Total number of Eye /reading glasses dispensed …………239

El-Aged Care LTD GTE extends profound appreciation to the sponsors whose generous contributions made the mission possible. Special recognition goes to the esteemed Mrs. Philomena Anyanwu for graciously hosting the Mbano Medical Mission. Her support and commitment to the community underscore the collaborative spirit that made this initiative a resounding success.

In closing, the Mbano Medical Mission stands as a testament to the power of collective action and compassion, demonstrating that transformative change is achievable when individuals and organizations come together for the greater good. El-Aged Care LTD GTE, alongside its partners and sponsors, remains dedicated to fostering a healthier and more vibrant community through such impactful initiatives.

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