One beauty queen who believes that being a beauty queen is not just about wearing a crown is Queen Juliet Okoroafor, Miss Health South-South 2016/2017 as she is set to distribute free medicated glasses on 22nd December, 2016 in Isiokpo Community.
Through her Pet Project tagged, “Queen Juliet icare Project” Queen Juliet has added her voice to the campaign against Eye diseases. For the Port-Harcourt based beauty queen, Eye diseases are a major concern in the society. While her reign lasts, Queen Juliet wants to be a very vocal advocate against such diseases in the society.
Isiokpo Community in Ikwerre LGA in Rivers State remains one community with the highest number of Eye problem victims in Nigeria.
Speaking with newsmen in Port Harcourt, Queen Juliet Okoroafor said that the Queen Juliet Icare Project is aimed at reducing eye problems victims to a low level in Isiokpo community, she also emphasized on how to reduce eye problems which are focus on Nutrition, Quit Smoking, Wear Sunglasses, Prevent Injuries, Get Regular Eye Examinations and Reduce Eyestrain.
She commended the Federal Ministry of Health, Rivers State Ministry of Health, NMA Rivers State Chapter and other organizations for supporting the great initiative of hers.
Queen Juliet Okoroafor has also carried out several Health Outreaches in the Niger Delta Region.