Donor Day: Imperative of Availability of Blood in Health Facilities
Timely availability of blood and blood products is essential in all health facilities in which transfusion is performed, hence the need for blood donation.
To this end, World Health Organisation, WHO, set aside every 14th of June as World Blood Donor Day.
The day is to celebrate voluntary unpaid blood donors and raise awareness on same.
In this special report, health correspondent, Titilayo Kupoliyi x-rays importance of blood donation.