A professional group, Omituntun Initiative in Diaspora (OID) on Saturday, 21st of January 2023 organised Food Bank at Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Persons, Temidire, Moniya in Akinyele Local Government Area of Oyo State.
According to the team leader of the OID Food Bank Outreach, Pastor (Mrs) Omonike Aderibigbe who delivered the goodwill message on behalf of the group stated that the Food Bank is part of the activities of OID in supporting His Excellency, Engr. Seyi Makinde led administration. “We should be our brothers keeper at all times and share with less privileged among ourselves”.
She further stated that their visit to the Rehabilitation Center won’t be the last as the Center will be recommended for use in subsequent programmes and at the same time recommend it to friends and family who will like to come and donate to them. She called on well meaning Nigerians and other non Governmental organisation as Government cannot do it alone.
Pastor (Mrs) Aderibigbe also emphasised that OID members are not politicians, they are league of professionals from all walks of life who believe in Governor Seyi Makinde laudable programmes and can be described as “Afenifere” of His Excellency, with membership across the globe working tirelessly to ensure that Governor Makinde succeeds, including his re-election coming up in March, 2023.
Also speaking during the presentation, OID Youth Ambassador Leader of Akinyele Local Government, Comrade Moruf Oladejo appealed to the youth, most especially those who are yet to get their PVCs to do so before the closing date as announced by INEC and that Engr. Seyi Makinde should be given another term to finish the laudable developmental projects in the State.
Lastly, the host Principal Mrs A. O Sonuga expressed her appreciation to the group and also informed that she specially appreciates His Excellency, Engr. Seyi Makinde for the timely payment of their salaries, by putting smile on their faces every month and prayed that God Almighty will grant him all his heart desires.
In their responses, four students of the Rehabilitation Center who gave vote of thanks on behalf of their colleagues appreciated the organisers and prayed for Engr. Seyi Makinde to come victorious in the forthcoming 2023 Gubernatorial Election.
Present at the event were Mr Adeshina Ojo, Mrs Ruth Oyelade, OID Youth Ambassadors Leaders Ibraheem Olalekan, Qudus Olayiwola, Samuel Olaseinde, Oluwasogo Akinpelu, Damilare Ogundibo, Kayode Ajan,i Kehinde Sanni, among others.