According to the press statement issued by Oseni Owolabi Ajimomuya,
Chief Press Secretary, Somolu Local Government dated February 12, 2019. Revealed that the physical challenged trader, popularly known as’ Aunty Medinah’ who islamically bears the same name with the part? of the holy land in Mecca, Medinah will be visiting Saudi Arabia for 2019 Hajji.
His words” Prayers, tears of joy was witnessed today as friends, family, neighbours and residents of Humani street rejoice with an APC members, popularly known as ‘Aunty Medinah’.
“Aunty Medinah, a trader of daily needs, is known by all congregation members of Alubarika Central Mosque on Humani street, to be a devoted Muslim who never miss any of the five daily prayers.
“Her joy knows no bound earlier today as the Executive Chairman of Somolu Local Government, Hon. Abdul Hamed Salawu, gave her an Hajj Pilgrimage form to be filled and get ready to jet out to Saudi Arabia this year for Hajj 2019.
“The form presented was witnessed by scores of Humani residents at the frontage of Aunty Medinah’s shop, including immediate past Executive Chairman of Somolu Local Government, Hon. Gbolahan Bagostowe.
“The multiple award winning mayor of Somolu said government is all about making life easy for citizens. “I heard about her and how dedicated she is, despite her limitation, as she keeps praying to perform Hajj and we came to her aid”, Dullar said.