Oral care: Mercy Johnson, Otto Orondaam chart new course with Pepsodent
By Juliet Ebirim
Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson Okojie and Founder, Slum 2 School Initiative, Otto Orondaam have joined oral care brand, Pepsodent to launch a global campaign for its 2021 World Oral Health celebration.
Highlighting the importance of building a good oral care routine within the family, the #brushwithme campaign was launched in a round table conference of fifteen delegates, which held at the Unilever head office, Ikeja, Lagos.
Speaking at the conference, Director of Dentistry, Federal Ministry of Health, Dr. Bola Alonge noted that brushing at night was a good preventive measure against oral health diseases like cavities and tooth decay, as it helps prevent overnight infestation of the tooth by micro-organisms.
“In line with research findings, experts agree that tooth decay is the world’s most widespread disease and dental cavities are one of the most prevalent conditions amongst children in the world. These are…