Hon. Rotimi Agunsoye, representing Kosofe Federal Constituency of Lagos in the Lower of the National Assembly distributed food stuff tagged” Ramadan Intervention distribution of palliative” to the poor and vulnerable constituents over the weekend.
The lawmaker, Hon. Agunsoye, in his statement said in addition to the earlier palliative measures provided that the food aid was to further mitigate the effects of the covid-19 pandemic in Kosofe Federal constituency.
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Speaking to the media on behalf of the All Progressives Congress (APC) LGA Chairmen in Kosofe, Agboyi Ketu lcda , the Lagos East APC Chair of Chair and the Ikosi Isheri Lcda, LGA Chairman, Chief Loogun Oyekunle Jegede said: “I want to personally thank our Omooba Rotimi Agunsoye for being there always. He’s an all rounder, his performances at the floor of the house couple with his financial and material interventions are well appreciated. This is the third palliatives coming out directly touching lives during this covid 19 period. May God almighty continually replenish his purse.”
Several Indigents monitored ,who directly benefited from the relief items poured encomium on the lawmaker and expressed their profound gratitude for having them in mind during these hard time.
Earlier speaking on what informed the series of palliative packages gesture . Hon. (Prince) Rotimi Ojo Agunsoye said:
“We are targeting People who can not afford to feed at this time; the indigent in the society. Those are the people we are targeting. This is the fourth time that I ‘am doing this. In these ones like others we have; 5Kg of rice, 5Kg of beans, 5kg of Garri in each bags. Whoever that will be taken a bag, will have in his bag; 5Kg of rice, 5Kg of beans, 5kg of Garri for them”
Speaking on the total number of the targeted beneficiaries he said well over 2500 persons will benefit “The food aid targets widows, orphans, persons living with disabilities and youths among others.
“The food items shall be distributed simultaneously in all the 3 Local council ; Ikosi Isheri Lcda, Agboyi Ketu Lcda and Kosofe Local government for the onward delivery to the 21 wards that make up Kosofe Federal Constituency directly to the indigent”
Agunsoye, advised all constituents to adhere to the safety measures put in place by the government and to observe handwashing, social and physical distancing among others.
He added that people’s obedient to government directives would help the Country to overcome the war against COVID-19 pandemic.