According to her, “I had the family support. My husband stood by me all the way. That kind of support will see you through”.
Mrs Akeredolu who spoke at the 2017 World Cancer Day, noted that all citizens must be involved in the fight against cancer, if any meaningful result would be achieved. “We must together find a solution to this problem. Stop waiting for government officials to tell us we have a problem. We are the ones to pressurize them to act.
The incoming First Lady has an organization, Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN), which she uses in her fight against the ailment.