|Amb. Vickie Okere (RN, BA, BSc, CHC Assessor)|
It is going to be a historical feat as villages of Sapeyi of Garki FCT, Abuja and Sauka-Kahuta, Lugbe also in Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, will be hosting a United Kingdom based NGO, Vickie Robert Foundation, UK in a 2-day free medical mission to Nigeria.
The free medical mission which will start on Friday April 27, 2018 between the hours of 8:00am and 4:00pm will be hosted in the palace of Sapeyi of Garki FCT, Abuja, Alhaji Dr. Chief Usman Ngakupi.
And by the following day, Saturday April 28, 2018 at exactly the same time (8:00am-4:00pm), the medical team of Vickie Robert Foundation UK, will move to Lugbe also in Abuja, where they will be hosted at the site of BIOS Properties by the Osu of Sauna Kahuta Lugbe 1, Garki, Abuja.
The mission was facilitated and supported by the efforts of Gbola Oba, Visioner, Co-Founder and Coordinator TRAIN2BUILD, Mr Afolabi-Babarinsa Olusegun, MD/CEO of BIOS Properties, Mr Dare Babarinsa CEO Gaskia Communications as well as; Silver bird, USAF/UDL, and AMAC.
This will not be the first time Vickie Robert Foundation UK, has visited Nigeria on a free medical mission, as States and communities have benefitted from her charity works in the past and now people of Lugbe and Sapeyi in Garki area of Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory can't wait to receive the United Kingdom certified Nurse and her medical team in their kingdoms.
Vickie Robert Foundation (VRF) is one of the fastest growing indigenous non-profit organizations in Nigeria committed in improving the quality of life of underserved and vulnerable people living with disabilities by promoting access to quality health care and harnessing community capacities for sustainable development.
Vickie Robert focuses on helping people with disabilities to maximize their potential and integrating them into mainstream society. Through over 20 programs that encompass early intervention, therapy, vocational training, assistive technology, day care, as well as educational, employment, social service support, sensory and learning disabilities thereby helping them become self-reliant and independent.
Vickie Robert Foundation (VRF) is a registered and respected not-for-profit organization registered in Nigeria under the Registration CAC/IT/NO 101287 and also became an incorporated Organisation in the United Kingdom under the companies Act 2006 as a private company, that the company is limited by guarantee with a company number of 10721499, and the situation of its registered office is in England and Wales.
Vickie Robert Foundation Nigeria also provides essential community consulting through training services to enhance the lives of Vulnerable Children (VC) and people living with disability (PWD).
VRF is an integral part of the local community in which they have grown to become an innovative organization, developing and evolving personalized services that drive true inclusion.
Vickie Robert Foundation is an organization for people living with disability and has its major aims in empowerment and promoting the rights of vulnerable children and people living with disability, empowering women, partnership building, financial management, operations research, protecting the right of girl child, service delivery through “COMPREHENSIVE INTEGRATED SERVICES” such as (6+1 services in education, nutrition, protection, health, psychosocial, shelter and care support services + household economic strengthening for economic sustainability of the people we care for and the creation of a society in which people with disability can fully participate.