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Mace Club Nigeria Reels Out Activities Marking 40years Anniversary

ABEOKUTA – The Mace Club of Nigeria in Ogun state has disclosed that, as part of lined up activities to celebrate its 40years anniversary, it would visit the Stella Obasanjo Children’s Home in Abeokuta to identify with the motherless children in the state.

The Chairman, anniversary committee, Chief Tosin Fadare told newsmen on Tuesday in Abeokuta that the President, Ikeja Business Club, Tajudeen Adegboyega Akande would speak on the theme of the anniversary titled: Good Governance: Roles of Social Clubs,” on Monday, April 15, 2024 at Dove hall, Providence Hotel and Suites, Abeokuta.

According to Chief Fadare, the club members would embark on Mace fitness walk to the Palace of Alake and Paramount ruler of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Aremu Gbadebo on April 12, 2024.

Mace Club Members

The anniversary committee chairman noted that the club has embarked on many social intervention programmes in its previous celebrations, saying this year’s anniversary was unique in the annals of the club.

He noted that the uniqueness of this year’s celebration demanded for intellectual engagement with policy makers in the country.

He highlighted some of the projects executed by the club include, visitation and provision of food items, clothing materials and gift items to lepers’ colony, Iberekodo, Abeokuta since inception to date, building and regular maintenance of toilet facility to this colony at Iberekodo, visitation and provision of food items and gift items to Stella Obasanjo motherless home.

Others are; visitation and provision of educational materials to Daniel Akintonde school of handicapped children at Adigbe Abeokuta, provision of scholarship scheme to students whose parents could not afford such, annual rollback malaria: Debate and quiz competitions among secondary schools in Ogun state. The last edition was held in February /March 2023.

“As you’re all aware, 40 years is a milestone in annals of any social club. We have decided to map out various programmes to give glory to God for keeping us together from then till date and also to invite well wishers to celebrate with us”

“The club was established to provide means by which it can effectively utilize the resources of members and that of friends of the club for community development and leadership roles.

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