Widows from the suburbs of Odo-Itire in Surulere, Lagos have benefited from the widows’ empowerment and health talk hosted by a non-governmental organisation, Kings’ Group Inc.
Never before was a health talk and empowerment of this magnitude held at the area as medical officials from Ayo Classical Medical Centre conducted a free medical check at the maiden edition tagged ‘Widows Assist Program (WAP 1.0). They also got material gifts with food, and drinks.
Founder of Kings’ Group Inc, King Ogunremi stated that the initiative was to uplift the widows and alleviate their challenges.
“We were born and grew up here in Itire, Surulere. The team made up of young men and women decided that we should be doing something tangible for our mothers because they are the backbone of our existence.
‘’So, we decided to start this Widows Assisted Program WAP initiative to help them as widows medically and financially so that they can startup a small-scale business. Ten of the widows…