No fewer than five hundred students in Esan North-East Local Government Area of Edo State have benefited from the 3rd edition of the Enaluna Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) to mark this year’s programme at Uromi.
The first NGO in Uromi which center on humanity also distributed food items, disinfect materials to indigent people in the eleven wards of the North-East Local Government Area to cushion the ongoing Cov-19 pandemic.
Disclosing this to journalists at Uromi in Edo state during the presentation of scholarships to students and distribution of palliatives to indigent people, founder, Endurance Enaluna Ochtemhen, said that government cannot cushion the effect of the lockdown and stay at home alone but collective efforts of good people of Edo state in supporting government activities towards the pandemic.
The ebullient and Philanthropist who doubles as Chairman of Enaluna Oil and Gas divulged that the foundation had for the past three years supported over 500 youths with scholarships across the eleven wards of Esan North-East Local Government Area.
“I sincerely thank God Almighty for giving me the strength to do what I love most for my people, let’s me tell you, I will never relent for doing what you just saw me doing for my people, I am doing the third editions, the fourth edition will be better than this by his grace, I will keep on doing it for my people, that’s my target because God keep me alive for my indigent people to be happy.
“As you can see, my people are happy because it becomes imperative in complementing government efforts especially reaching out to your people at home at this point of need in regard to the Covid-l9, “Enaluna enthused.
The Philanthropist noted that it was in fulfillment of his wish to give and support the people of Uromi by distributing various food items, facemasks, hand sanitizers and other palliative measures to the vulnerable and less-privileged members across the communities.
One of the beneficiaries Madam Mary Okosun who spoke on behalf of others said, we are very excited over the surprised package of our son, “we are praying for him, God will protect him and grant his heart desires, we want our sons and daughters both home and diaspora to emulate Endurance Enaluna Ochiemhen in supporting us and our children.
Our reporter scooped that the palliatives and scholarships were shared among the eleven wards in Esan North Local Government Area of Edo State.