BENIN CITY – IT was pomp and ceremony weekend in Benin City, the Edo State Capital, as a Humanitarian Non-governmental Organisation (NGO), Unchangeable God of Mercy and Grace Foundation distributed Food items, free medical Checkup to over 80 widoms in the state.
Recall that the foundation last year fete children in the orphanage and vulnerable as part of it effort to put smiles on the people’s faces especially during Valentine season, a season of love.
Speaking at the event tagged “For God Love” which attracted women (widows) from far and near, the Vision Bearer, Lady Eseosa Benedict, said the event was organised by the foundation to put smiles on the face of the widows.
“Valentine is a period to show love to one another, so I decided that this is the right time to show love to the widows so that they can feel the love of God in their lives.
“This is a period to show love to the widows especially as they don’t have husbands who will show them love and I don’t want them to be left out in this season of love, hence, the event.
“My Foundation is aimed at helping the less privileges in the society and I have been helping little children with scholarship, school materials, visiting villages to assist people”, she said
The Vision Bearer, tasked the women on the need to have faith in God in their daily lives, adding that God will never forsake them as He is Unchangeable and Merciful God.
Delivering her health talk, Mrs. Irabor Josephine, admonished the women to always maintain healthy living lifestyle’s, noting that “The food and water we take in consist of 80% of Mass Components for our healthy lifestyle.”
She further sensitised the women on some healthy practices that include regular exercise; medical Checkup, consciousness of food, and explained that eating too much acidic and Sugary food could elevate suger level in the body especially for the ageing ones.
Josephine, however, described Lady Eseosa as woman of great vision, philanthropist per excellence and woman with passion for the vulnerable in the society.
On his part, Apostle Peter Festus, while commending the vision bearer, said that Lady Eseosa is outstanding in the area of helping humanity.
“She is a mother to the nation, a mother that is ready to help everybody especially the less privileges.
The windows in their different remarks thanked Eseosa for putting smiles in their faces in as well as making them feel loved even when their husbands are no more.
They prayed God to continue to strengthen her in her quest to helping the society.
However, there was praise and worship during the event.