Obudu Great Friends Klub Donate To The Homeless in Calabar

In Akwa-Cross Entertainment, Breaking News, National News, Reports

by crossriverwatch admin

A cross section of members of the club
A cross section of members of the club

Rev. Sis. Ivon Maria Nwankwo, Director in charge of the Catholic Archdiocese of Calabar Infant Jesus Orphanage has commended the members of Obudu Great Friends Klub Calabar for their visit to the home recently.

She said, “I am delighted for your kind visit, just as you’ve come that’s how others come and it’s by these and other ways we survive”. Maintaining that their greatest challenge is that of accommodation, “Which we commend people like you for coming because as a result of regular support from good spirited individuals like you we’ve been able to start a little building project”. She appealed to other groups and individual to emulate the steps of the club.

Earlier, the President of the club, Mr. John Ukwu Agwupuye while exchanging pleasantries with the Sisters at the home noted that “Our coming here today is to encourage you to continue in the good work you’re doing, we want to identify with you by giving the little we can as an act of love, care and shore up”.

Mr. Ukwu noted that “it is not what you bring that matters but with the heart you give which is why the little time spent with them is like a mantra to keep the children going on in life facing it with boldness because the worst that can befall a man is when you have no home, parents and loved ones of the same blood around you which has a lot of detrimental effect”.

Before visiting the orphanage the members of the club had a 5 kilometer brisk walk which was aimed at creating awareness and serve as a fitness exercise for members.

In separate interviews Ntufam Peter Oti, Acting Chairman Cross River State Internal revenue Service and Dr. Francis Adie, Director of Administration Ministry of Agriculture, who are both members of the club said that the road exercise is both an awareness and fitness exercise adding that the club is open to only sons and daughters of Obudu.

Amongst the gift items donated are food stuffs, toiletries, exercise books, school bags, disinfectants and cash.

follow us on twitter @crossriverwatch

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

Ex Lawmaker, Mark Obi In Coma Following Assault By Ayade’s Aide, General Iron

By Ushang Ewa Information reaching CrossRiverWatch suggests that the Special Assistant to Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River on

Read More...
The Obong of Calabar (2L) poses with past and present Chairmen of the Obong of Calabar Executive Forum shortly after the inauguration of the new membership led by Chief Gershom Essien Henshaw in his palace. 24/7/2021

Calabar Is The Mother Of Nigeria – Obong At OCEF Inauguration

By Maxwell Effiong The Obong of Calabar, Edidem Ekpo Okon Abasi Otu V has said the southern port city

Read More...

Whither Cally, Aero Or Cally Air BY ASU OKANG

I have been inundated by calls and cheers alike, when I surfaced on yesterday’s morning flight from Calabar enroute

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now