The Nursery one pupils of Nigerian Tulip International School paid an excursion visit to Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital on 8th February, 2019.
The visit was to enable the children appreciates what they have been taught regarding health and health care, as disclosed by their teacher, Ms. Raliyat Sulaiman.
The children who were not more than five years old were received by Matron Maryam Giwa, Chief Nursing Officer with the Pediatric Department conducted them round the Pediatric Wards.
She advised them to form the habit of washing their hands before and after eating anything and always wash their hands after using the toilet. She also emphasized that only food, water and liquid food should enter their mouths.
On the importance of immunization, Matron Giwa advised the pupils to always take immunization when the need arises as a prevention to futures illnesses and urged them to be serious with their studies.
By Binta A waziri