As part of her efforts in giving back to her people and in line with the Governor Yahaya Bello’s blue prints, the Honourable Council Member representing the good people of Akutupa – Kiri Ward of Kabba /Bunu LGA, who also doubles as the Council Leader of the prestigious Kabba /Bunu Legislative Council – Hon. Towonifinni Mosiko, today Tuesday 30th March, 2021, rolled out food items plus cash gifts to over seventy (70) women, including widows across the fifteen (15) Wards of Kabba /Bunu LGA, in celebration of the Easter season.
Hon. Towonifinni said she was particularly happy and grateful to God and His Excellency Alh. Yahaya Bello – the Gender Equality Ambassador, for giving her the opportunity to serve her people.
While speaking at the event, Hon. Mosiko mentioned that women empowerment has always been in the forefront of her dreams, reason she is always found to be actively involved in activities that has to do with girl child, women, widows and youths.
She reiterated her commitment to continue to do more. In her words, she said, “Even though it is a token that I have to give out to you today, I hope it is received with love, as this is sincerely from my heart.”
She enjoined all meaning Kabba /Bunu indigenes, philanthropist, religious and political leaders to support /feed at least one person no matter how small. Saying that, “no matter how terrible you think your situation is, you will always have people around you whom you are much better than.”
The Honourable Council Leader quoted the words of Mother Theresa which says : “At the end of life, we will not be judged by how many diplomas we have made, how many great things we have done. We will be judged by I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was naked and you clothed me. I was homeless and you took me in.”
She also used the opportunity to call on Kabba /Bunu and Kogi State women to support the Presidential ambition of His Excellency Alh. Yahaya Bello, in order to continue to enjoy more dividends of democracy.
Some of the beneficiaries who spoke at the epoch making event said, they have not received such kind gestures from a promising young lady as Hon. Towonifinni Mosiko, in recent times.
The women / widows poured out their heartfelt appreciation and prayers for the Council Leader.
Present at the event were all Councilors and Women Leaders across Kabba /Bunu Local Government, members of Kogi Women Empowerment Coalition (KWEC) Kabba /Bunu Chapter and others.
In like manners, the Honourable Council Members at their plenary earlier in the day also cast a vote of confidence on the superlative Council Leader for showing an examplary leadership and setting a pace for others to emulate across the State.