The Government of the State of Osun under the leadership of Governor Rauf Aregbesola will continue to provide for the needs of vulnerable children in the state in order to make life better and more meaningful for them.
This was disclosed by the Commissioner for Women and Children Affairs, Mrs. Mofolake Adetoun Adegboyega on the occasion of the distribution of Nutritional and Educational materials to vulnerable children which held at the hall beside Moremi Crèche at the New Secretariat.
Mrs. Adegboyega expressed further that, the present administration is working assiduously towards achieving better living conditions for the people of the state. She therefore enjoined the people of the State to reciprocate the kind gesture of Governor Aregbesola by supporting the policy of the government in the same manner.
The Special Adviser to the Governor on Women and Children Affairs, Barrister (Mrs.) Funmilayo Eso Williams in her remarks, also commended the Governor’s efforts in making life worth living for the vulnerable children in the state.
She then implored the people living with HIV/AIDS to take their drugs as prescribed and eat nutritious diets.
In their responses, Dr. M. A. Bello, the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on AIDS, and Dr. Akin Oyebade the Project Manager on AIDS pledged the support of the State Agency for the Control of Aids (OSSACA) to the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs in their efforts to better the lot of children in the state.
Mrs Alamu Abosede, a representative of Humanitarian and Health Support (NGO), expressed her profound gratitude in recognition of the kind gesture of the state Governor to vulnerable children in the state .
She added that Non Governmental Organizations will continue to support the policy of the present administration in their endeavour to raise the standard of living of the citizenry in the state.