…….. Widows, Students got empowered.
Okitipupa Government field was agog yesterday as Bamidele Omosehin foundation 3 in 1 event took centre Stage.
The tripartite event featured a football match final between Benzolo FC and Senegaltech FC, giving of Cash prizes to indigent widows and donations of textbooks and educational materials to 22 Public schools across the local government.
While speaking to newsmen Mr Bamidele Omosehin urged those whom God has blessed to remember the needy and less-privileged in the Society
” l came from a poor home and knew what it means to be poor”
“I love sports and my people,l know and believe #1000,#2000,#3000 can save lives because we can’t have an equal society”
“Giving back to the society has always been part of me,l encouraged others to come on board”
Fifty widows got empowered with cash prizes
The empowered widows expressed their gratitude to Bamidele Omosehin foundation and prayed for sound health and divine provisions for their benefactor.
While speaking on behalf of other principals Mr Taye Akinkoye of Manuwa Memorial grammar School thanked Bamidele Omosehin for the kind gesture
“l want to thank Mr Bamidele Omosehin for equipping our libraries “
” These materials will aid teaching and learning and adequately prepare our Students for the future challenges”
“May God keep blessing him”
The benefited Schools had their principals in attendance.
At the end of the Football match, Benzolo FC of Iju-odo defeated Senegaltech FC of Okitipupa by one goal to nil.
James scored the goal of the match immediately the second half restarted.
However, Senegaltech’s Gboyese was given the marching order late on for an Unsportsmanship behavior.
Soji of Benzolo FC emerged as the best Goalkeeper while Shaba FC of Irele was Adjudged to be the best behaved club.
The duo of Gambo Mohammed of KFC and Adeboye Yemi of Benzolo FC were crowned as the Highest goal scorer and Most valuable player respectively.
Dignitaries who graced the momentous event were the Abodi of Ikale land HRM Oba Faduyile,Oniju of lju-odo HRM Festus Olumoyegun, Majuwa of Morubodo land HRM Ernest Idepefo,Ondo state Commissioner for Science and technology Mr Femi Agagu represented by Elder Sunday Oyepitan.
Others were Vice-chancellor of Olusegun Agagu university of Technology, Okitipupa Prof Temi Ologunorisa represented by Mr Moyirole Badarinde,Chief (Mrs) Gbemisola onasanya, Commissioner Ogun state independent electoral commission represented by Mrs Temitope Ajibolade(Principal Idepe HS Okitipupa),Mrs Oluronke olufunmi, HOLGA Ondo State local government service commission,Dr Funmi Fakuyi,Hon Niyi Adebusoye, Former MHA,Dr Edamisan Ikuemonisan among other.