COVID-19: Wife of Osun state Governor shares palliatives to Okada riders

07/21/2020

Posted by: Oluwaseun Solomon

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Official press reports state that thousands of people have already received free nose masks while only 200 beneficiaries have received the complete palliative package.

New reports confirm that Mrs. Kafayat Oyetola, the first lady of Osun state recently shared free fuel, food, and face masks to some selected commercial tricycle (Keke Napep) and motorcycle riders as palliatives to ease their burden during this period of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The selected beneficiaries were reportedly chosen from OSCOMORON – the official association of “Okada” riders in Osun state.

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Osun state Okada and Keke Napep riders receive food, free fuel, and nose/face masks from the wife of the Governor

In a bid to support citizens of Osun State amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the first lady of the state who is also the president of “IleriOluwa” Development Initiatives reportedly gave out palliatives to tricycle and motorcycle riders during the last weekend.

Com. Tijani Sikiru who was the Coordinator of the palliative sharing event reportedly confirmed to newsmen that the beneficiaries were properly selected through their association’s local government chapters. Com. Tijani Sikiru also mentioned that the free fuel was from the wife of the governor as a form of support for the Keke/Okada riders with promises that the gesture will soon be extended to other beneficiaries in other LGAs across Osun State.

Official press reports state that thousands of people have already received free nose masks while only 200 beneficiaries have received the complete palliative package in Ede town and only 350 in both Ikirun as well as the Irgbiji area of the state. The complete palliative package includes not just nose masks alone but also free fuel as well as numerous food items like rice, beans, noodles and etc.

And speaking of COVID-19 palliatives, new reports also claim that the first lady of China donated relief materials to Nigeria recently. Check out the press video below that confirms this news:

COVID-19: Chinese first lady donates relief materials to Nigeria

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Oluwaseun Solomon is a prolific and diligent automobile writer at Naijauto.com. He's also an experienced digital marketer and a creative multimedia developer that specializes in video editing. He currently contributes informative and easy to read articles on topics covering transportation, traffic updates, auto industry updates, and different car reviews.
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