IN commemoration of the Eid-el-Kabir celebration, the Chairman, Oluyole Local Government Government Area of Oyo State, Prince Ayodeji Aleshinloye, on Wednesday, donated a ram, bags of rice, refreshments and cash gifts to the Care People Foundation motherless babies home, on Lagos/Ibadan Expressway.
The event which was greeted with shouts of joy and happiness by children on sighting the ram had in attendance, political stalwarts within the local government.
The chairman, in his speech, during the presentation said the purpose of Sallah celebration is about sacrificing, caring and sharing with the needy. According to him, “we must always in this festive season, remember others, especially the underprivileged and motherless babies who always feel left out during festive celebrations.
“It is not about giving to those who already have, but to those that don’t have and also, not just between those who are rich, but rather, between the rich and the poor. Our purpose was to create the mood of festivity here and I am happy we were able to achieve that.
“These children are confined in this lonely area and that is why I and my team always make it as an obligation to remember in times like this,” …
Source: Community News