MEDIA STRATEGIST, CONCEPT DEVELOPER, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT EXPERT, SDGS ADVOCATE, WRITER AND CEO HAY-JAY CHAMPION GLOBAL ENTERPRISES.
March 23, 2023
REHABILITATION OF THE ABANDONED MOTORIZED BOREHOLE AT EMMANUEL AFRICAN PRIMARY SCHOOL AYEGBAJU EKITI TO COMMISERATE WATER DAY 2023 IN AYEGBAJU EKITI WITH BENIN OWENA RIVER BASIN.
The Executive Director Benin Owena River Basin ably represented by the Director of Engineering BENIN OWENA RIVER BASIN; Engr. Veronica Olalemi expressed substantially on the reasons our collective effort is required towards achieving the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals (UN-SDGs) come 2030. And the need for the Global celebration of WATER DAY.
Engr. Veronica Olalemi, the Director of Engineering said this Project has met the needs of SDGs Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation. And that the water's usage should commence immediately, also that the Maintenance Team chosen should ensure the water is always available, the environment must be kept clean and never to deprive the people of the water's usage to ensure its sustainability.
She commended the efforts of Engr. Michael Ale, the National President of Association of Water Well Drilling Rig Owners and Practitioners (AWDROP) who is also the FOUNDER of Global Initiative for Nigeria Development (GIND), Hon. Sesan Akilo (AEYF President), Comr. Obalade Bidemi (FASU President) and other dignitaries who graced the occasion, some of which includes the representatives of Owa of Ayegbaju; Chief Elepe and Chief Oniran, Chairman of Oye LGA ably represented by Hon. Tunji Oluwaniyi (Secretary, Oye LGA), Education Secretary, Oye LGEA, Ekiti Water Corporation Representatives, Chief J.O Owonijo, Mrs. Bunmi Owonijo (Head Teacher of Emmanuel A/C Pry. School), Amb. Ayo Adamolekun (AEYF Gen. Sec.), Cultural Groups among others.
Hon. Sesan Akilo (AEYF President) expressed his profound gratitude to Almighty God for the grace and also appreciated his Mentor, Engr. Michael Ale for collaborating with the AEYF and FASU. This project being the first project to be executed since I've assumed Office will top the list of the achievements of AEYF. Like Oliver twist he said, we need other well meaning and proud Sons and Daughters of Ayegbaju Ekiti to partner with the Youth Forum for the Sustainable Development of our Town.
God Bless AEYF, God Bless Ayegbaju Ekiti, God Bless Me and You.
Hon. Tunji Oluwaniyi gave the vote of thanks and enjoined the Maintenance Team to always keep their eyes wide open on the beneficiaries, to disallow them from defecating anywhere near the Tap water to disallow water borne diseases and ensure that the environment be kept clean for healthy consumption of the water as Safe Water Saves Lives.
Global Initiative for Nigeria Development (GIND)
Ayegbaju Ekiti Youth Forum (AEYF)
Federation of Ayegbaju Students Union (FASU)