Aug 20, 2010, 1:10 PM
A businessman cum philanthropist, Modou Turo Darboe, the Executive Director of the Vision Development Foundation, yesterday gave a satellite system to Sheik Zayed regional eye centre in Kanifing Estate. The cost of the system is said to run into thousands of Dalasi's and comes at a time when the centre was in dire need of such a system.
In receiving the donations, Mr. Sarjo Kanyi, the administrator and also cataract surgeon, expressed gratitude to Mr. Darboe for coming to
According to Mr. Kanyi, the satellite dish will go a long way in contributing to a conducive environment for both staff and patients. Sheik Zayed eye care centre is a main centre for all eye cases in the region and is also a centre of excellence. Its main roles are to prevent blindness and restore sight.