Tuesday, July 29, 2008
Fashola charge widows Ayodele Samuel Lagos Wife of Lagos state Governor Mrs. Abibola Fashola has task widows and women to ensure their have jobs which could help them earn their living. She made this call during the Red Bucket Corporate Social Responsibility Event organize by MoneyGram international and member house of Representative Ikorodu Hon. Abike Dabire Erewa for widows in Ikorodu environment in Lagos yesterday. Fashola added that the community should create an avenue that will help the widows in the community as a way to eradicate poverty among widows. Speaking at the event the county Director, MoneyGram international Joke Giwa said Red Bucket Corporate Social Responsibility was a way of adding value to the environment, she added that the donations of charity items to hundreds of widows in the Ikorodu area is an idea backed by Hon. Abike Dabire Erewa. However she said MoneyGram international has a major commitment in form of a $one million pledge to habitat for humanity, an Non Governmental Organization that build home for the under privileged around the world. Hon. Abike Dabire Erewa however thanks member of her constituency for embracing the idea and also promise more dividend of democracy to the grass root. She added that the bucket is to express her duty to her constituency by bring development which could transform her society.