The CEO of the Despite Group of Companies, Dr. Osei Kwame, has built a Children’s Block as his birthday present to the 37 Military Hospital.

Also read: Kwame 'Despite' presents a gift of Children’s Block to 37 Military hospital

The completed ultramodern facility will be commissioned on 2nd February 2018, which happens to be his birthday.

The building which has already been named after the man known for his philanthropic works comes with :

• PAEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY (Cancer) unit, which comprises; two consulting rooms, a nurses’ reception station and office, a main ward for in-patients, a treatment area, a kitchenette, and five washrooms.

• The PAEDIATRIC PYSIOTHERAPY unit also has; two consulting rooms, a furnished rehabilitation gymnasium/playroom, three washrooms, a kitchenette and a waiting area.

• Also included in this complex are two extra private wards for general paediatric admissions.

The cost of the facility is not known yet.

Mr Osei Kwame is widely known for his philanthropic works and the construction of the Children's ward comes at a time  when there is global call to curb child mortality.

By Fiifi Abdul Malik/