August 11, 2016

Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service receives 120 pints of blood from Rotary Club of Lagos

The Lagos State Blood Transfusion Services recently got a boost with 120 pints of blood from the Rotary Club of Lagos Palmgrove Estate during its yearly blood donation camp at Palmgrove, Lagos. The President of the club, Tarun Sanghvi, described the turnout of donors as very impressive. The project was […]
June 14, 2016

World Blood Donor Day 2016: 10 facts about blood transfusion -WHO

Have you ever given blood before? What was your experience like? True story- I  tried giving blood once in the UK when I saw one of the blood vans in Croydon seeking donations  but they refused to even take my sample because I’m ‘African’. I think that the discrimination should […]
May 27, 2016

A good reason to donate blood

A non-profit organisation, Centre for Family Health Initiative (CFHI) has made a case for blood donation, explaining that despite some previous campaigns, there is not enough blood at the ready to save people in emergency. The group was speaking in Kubwa, a suburb of the FCT, during an advocacy outing […]