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Oyetola @ 67: SSA Protocol, Dayo Fashola Distributes Food Items To Orphanage Homes, Market Women In Osogbo



By Ayobami Agboola, Osogbo

Senior Special Assistant, SSA, on Protocols to Osun State Governor, Hon Dayo Fashola on Wednesday doled out gifts to orphanage homes and market women to celebrate the 67th birthday anniversary of Governor Gboyega Oyetola.

Fashola, founder of The Gem Foundation, gave credit to Sujimoto for sending a thousand package to distribute among those the governor loves to identify with.

While fielding questions from journalists at Abiye orphanage home, Fashola said ” Oyetola doesn’t like much ceremony, he is a very low-key person and a silent hard worker, so if you want him to be happy, you should identify with the people he cares for.

“He is passionate about the vulnerable in the community. Governor would love us to come here today to celebrate his birthday.

“We have been to Hausa community in Ayetoro, Fomwan, Jalayemi Orphanage Home and we will round it up at Isale Osun with the aged men and women.

She advised the children to imbibe the culture of excellence, noting that in order to get ahead in life, excellence must be an habit.

She also urged them to be punctual, truthful and mindful of their utterances.

“Even the members of the opposition, they identified with him. We have some members of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, here with us celebrating Mr Governor, so I would advice the children to imbibe the culture of excellence because when you excel, even your opponents will acknowledge you that you’re a man of integrity and should be celebrated.

Appreciating good gesture of the SA Protocols and Sujimoto on behalf of the the children, the orphanage home Administrative Officer, Bukola Adegoke, lauded the group and state government for deeming it fit to reach out to the less privilege.

She appealed to the state government and other well meaning Nigerians to support them.

While identifying with market women at Igbona, gifts were also given to them to celebrate Governor Oyetola’s birthday.

Speaking on behalf of the market women, Iyaloja Igbona Market, Abibat Olayiwola congratulated Governor Oyetola on the occasion of his birthday, stating that they will continue to support him in his developmental strides in the state.

Other areas visited by Honourable Fasola and her team are : Hausa Community in Ayetoro, aged men and women at Isale Osun, among other where the beneficiaries received a thousand of gifts contain different items such as Spaghetti, vegetable oil, salt, sugar, maggi among others.