It was an emotional moment for Pharm. (Mrs) Modupe Ologunagba, the outgoing chairperson of the Association of Lady Pharmacists (ALPs) Lagos State, at the Biennial General Meeting (BGM) and handing over ceremony of the association, as Alpians lauded and appreciated her dogged dedication to the progress of the association, all through her tenure.
The lady pharmacists, who presented a surprise gift to Ologunagba highlighted her attributes of industry, innovation, invigoration, dedication, commitment, and others, which they credited to the success of her administration.
Handing over the status of office to the new chairperson- Pharm. Modupeore Ali, she congratulated her on her emergence as the new helmsman of the group, listing different ongoing initiatives of the association which should be continued by the new executives.
Ologunagba however recommended some tasks for the Ali-led executives. They include: the purchase of an association bus for better membership mobilisation and impactful programme outreaches; the expansion of office and stable administrative personnel; repackaging of Alpians welfare to embrace and promote wellness and good health among others.
Delivering her acceptance speech, Alli expressed her gratitude to Alpians for posing their confidence in her and her executives assuring them of best performance. She however solicited the cooperation of all members, inorder for them to work as a team.
“We are appealing for regular attendance in meetings, as they say ‘the more we stand, the stronger we become’. We are calling on Alpians to be more committed and more active in their dealings with ALPs Lagos State”, she requested.