The Olota of Ota, HRM Prof. Adeyemi Obalanlege has donated a cash gift to assist in the implementation of the ‘Feed Ota Initiative’.
This was contained in a release signed by the Personal Assistant to the Olota, Prince Olusesi Sulaimon.
“In his bid to ensure that his subjects (native and non natives) are relieved during the 14 days lock down in the State as declared by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammad Buhari.
The donation was made in the spirit of complementing the efforts of the State Government led by Prince Dapo Abiodun MFR, in providing palliative measures to people during the lock down.” He said.
Prince Olusesi said that Olota is committed to making sure that his subjects do not lack basic needs, most especially, in this ‘sit at home order’ by the President, hence why he moved to assist the initiative.
He added that Kabiyesi wants Ota residents to comply with the directives of the government in order to prevent break down of law and order.
The Feed Ota initiative is championed by Sulaimon Tapah, Prince Saheed Oyede, Prince Olusesi Sulaimon, Oyetoro Oluwaseyi and other concerned youths in Ota.
According to the handlers, ‘food items will be distributed on Thursday, 2nd April 2020 to the less privileged in the town’.
Among those that has contributed to the food item mobilization, according to the handlers included; the Seriki of Ota, High Chief Olarenwaju Bashorun, Saheed Owolabi Dazar, among several others.