The residents of Ogun state on Thursday commended a member of House of Representatives, Abeokuta North, Obafemi Owode! Odeda Federal Constituency, Hon Olumide Osoba for providing monetary succour to the people of his constituency to survive the COVID 19 pandemic bedeviling the country.
Hon. Osoba had recently donated monies, among other relief materials to the people of the constituency as part of efforts to join forces with the state government in combating the raging pandemic.
As one of the strategies adopted, Hon Osoba initiated the idea of bank transfers for distributing to selected less privileged, made up of the aged and the indigent in the constituency.
A release issued prior to the bank transfers indicated that Hon Osoba noted that the novel approach was in conformity with the health advisory encouraging social distancing by the people and in conformity with the lock down policy of government.
In the torrent of appreciation and encomiums, Hon. Olumide Osoba, was described as an exemplary leader who has concern for the interest of his people.
The gale of appreciations were recieved from Ward 3, Ago Oko, where one Hon. Adekanbi Rotimi applauded Osoba for the gesture.
Also, Nosiru Ayotunde of ward 4 of Abeokuta North and one Mr Peter of Moloko Ashipa in Obafemi Owode, enthused about the relief said it couldn't have come at a better time and paid glowing tributes to Hon. Osoba for the kind gesture.
Others from different wards stressed "We are writing to express our deepest thanks for your recent donations. There is no way to fully express our gratitude for your loyalty. We are continually inspired by the dedication and generosity of donors like yourself who answer the call to give again and again".
Funmilayo Olaonipekum responding on behalf of beneficiaries in her domain said: "on behalf of good people and party members of ward 14 Abeokuta North local government we appreciate the gesture of Hon Olumide Osoba towards us, may God almighty continue to enrich your purse"
"Happy covid-19 free day! we have benefited from Olumide Osoba relief package. Thank you honourable!" they added.
Youths in Obafemi Owode in similar vein said "We give thanks to Rt Honorable Olumide Osoba Truly Omo Akinrogun Babatunde"
It would be recalled that Hon Olumide Osoba had continually promised to give qualitative representation to his constituents by sharing in their pains and successes at all times.
He advised the people to adhere strictly to health advisory such as social distancing and personal hygiene in order to stave off the pandemic