He further explained that, Baba Suwe has been on the health bill of the association since 2017, under the administration of immediate past President, Dele Odule and still much on it, adding that, as at three days ago, he (Amusan) was in contact with the ailing theater practitioner, also disclosed that, as the President of the body, he has just issued a directive to the Lagos Executive of the association to check on Baba Suwe to ascertain level of his health progress.
‘I can tell you that we have not abandoned Baba Suwe, as well as any of our members, as being speculated in some quarters by mischief-makers. Just three days ago, I was in touch with him, and as I am talking to you now, I have directed the Lagos State Executive of the association to go and check on him, for us to have update on his health condition’,Amusan stated.
The association boss disclosed that, as part of measures on the welfare of the over 10,000 members, the association will effective from March commence insurance scheme for them, and also encourage members to key into the scheme.
Penpushing further reports that, Amusan declared that, the association has designed a new policy to discourage members or association from leaving from hand to mouth, or going cap in hand to make ends meet.
‘It is shameful for the association to be going cap in hand to survive, and for members to be leaving from hand to mouth. We want to discourage this, our profession is a noble one and we should not be seen as beggars’, the President emphasised