Oko Opo Foundation Gives Varsity Scholarship To Late Ogun Journalist’s Daughter

ABEOKUTA – A Non-profit organization, Oko Opo Foundation has declared to support the family of late Ogun State journalist, Wale Adewumi, with a commitment to provide free medicare to them for the next 12 months.

The foundation established by a philanthropist, Dr. Babatunde Adeyemo equally pledged to shoulder the burden of providing education to late Adewunmi’s first child, the 16 – year old Miss Mokeseoluwa, up to the university level, and placing the widow, Mrs Titilope Adewunmi, on a stipend of N25K for the next six months.

Adeyemo who is the CEO of a foremost Nigerian real estate firm – Pelican Valley Nigeria Limited, behind the Pelican Valley Estate Laderin, Abeokuta as well as the Pelican Brief Estate, Pelican Ecostay Apartments and Pelican’s Greenish Acre Farm Estate at the Kobape corridor of the state, made this known on Sunday evening, July 8, when he paid a condolence visit to the family at their Obantoko residence in Abeokuta.

Adeyemo said the philanthropic gestures would be executed through the auspices of the Oko Opo Foundation, a charitable organization that was established to support the widows, children and the downtrodden members of the society.

Adeyemo who was accompanied by some members of the management and Directors of the Oko Opo Foundation, including his wife Mrs. Titilayo Adeyemo, also provided food items to the family.

He urged the widow not to despair much over the demise of her beloved husband and father of her children, encouraging her to take solace in the faith that the departed journalist would find eternal peace in the Lord.

He described the deceased as an enterprising journalist, a loving husband and caring father to his wife and beautiful children.

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