Video/Pictures: Philanthropist Dole out cash and material gifts to less privileged in Edo.
By Innocent Okoh
22 November, 2021.
It’s was another great joyful and happy season for the people of ldumu-Ebor community of Ubiaja in Esan South East LGA of Edo state, as Elder Lawrence Oaikhena, remembered them this year, and shower the men and women with cash gifts and bale of clothes in the community.
The clothes which were shared this weekend, witnessed the 4th year philanthropy act of their illustrious son, a kind gesture in which they are well pleased.
According to the beneficiaries who spoke to newsmen, they described the kind gesture as an act towards the wellbeing of the people.
They added that in 2018 Elder Lawrence Oaikhena gave out numerous numbers of sewing machines, head dryers, and grinding machines to the Idumu-Ebor daughters and mothers, to empower them in their various trade.
They went further to say that in 2019 the philanthropist gave out financial support to the women to bust their business, while in 2020 he donated lot of clothes to both wives and daughters of Idumu-Ebor.
And this year 2021, the men were not left out in the philanthropy gesture. The event saw the women and daughters sharing their clothes as the men took turn to eat and drink to the glory of God.
They thank elder Lawrence Oaikhena and prayed that God continue to bless him abundantly to meet the needs of the less privileged in the community.