In a bid to raise awareness about the potential health risks associated with radiation exposure from mobile phones, Radiation Aid, a Brain Cancer Care NGO, conducted an educational session for staff members of the Bekwai Municipal Assembly on Thursday, 14th March 2024.

The session took place at the Municipal Assembly Conference Room and was facilitated by Madam Fianu Zipporah, the Ashanti Regional Representative of Radiation Aid. Madam Fianu Zipporah, with her expertise in the field, elucidated on the various effects of radiation typically emitted from mobile phones and its potential impact on human health.

The initiative garnered significant interest from the attendees, which included the Municipal Coordinating Director, Dr. Francis Owusu-Ansah, and the Municipal Chief Executive, Hon Kwaku Kyei Baffour, along with several staff members of the Bekwai Municipal Assembly.

During the session, Madam Fianu Zipporah emphasized the importance of understanding and mitigating the risks associated with prolonged exposure to radiation from mobile devices. She provided insights into preventive measures and encouraged responsible usage of mobile phones to minimize potential health hazards.

The interactive session allowed for discussions and queries from the participants, fostering a deeper understanding of the subject matter and promoting awareness about the importance of radiation safety.

The Municipal Chief Executive, Hon. Kwaku Kyei Baffour expressed gratitude to Radiation Aid for organizing such an informative session, acknowledging the significance of raising awareness about radiation hazards in today's digital age. He emphasized the importance of implementing the knowledge gained to promote public health and safety within the municipality.

Overall, the educational session proved to be enlightening and empowering, equipping the attendees with valuable insights to make informed decisions regarding mobile phone usage and radiation exposure.

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