The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA) yesterday at the celebration of the International Day of Nurses, outdoors the Ruth Ama Eshun Memorial Educational Fund.
According to Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association, the educational fund is to cater for the three children left behind by the late Ruth Eshun.
The 37-year-old nurse who was allegedly murdered by unknown assailants at Ayoum in the Ashanti Region while she was returning from work.
Presenting the fund award certificate to the husband of the late Ruth Eshun, on behalf of GRNMA, MR. Felix Nyante, Registrar of the Nursing and Midwifery Council said the educational fund will go a long way to advance the education, training and life skills of the three children the departed Nurse left behind.
Mr. Nyante prayed for Jehovah’s guidance and protection for the husband and children. He further urged other organizations and philanthropists to contribute to the educational fund.
Mrs. Perpetual Ofori-Ampofo, the President of the GRNMA said the plan to have the education fund was to ensure that the education of the children was not disturbed following their mother’s death.