UPDATE ON CHRISTMAS PARTY FOR WIDOWS ORGANISED BY BISHOP ADELAKUN FOUNDATION, DECEMBER 29, 2020
The Christmas party for the widows took place at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church Oba Adeyemi Area, Oyo on the 29th December, 2020.
The celebration started with Holy Mass at 10:00am, officiated by the Administrator General of BAF, Very Rev. Fr. Francis Oladiipo together with the Founder of BAF and bishop emeritus of Oyo diocese, Most Rev. Julius Adelakun, Rev. Fr John Alayande and Fr. Mathew Ijuo the priest in charge of St Thomas Aquinas Church. Also five (5) Operational Board members were present at the event – Dr. Theophilus Ajobiewe, Ms Adebola Adelakun, Mr Anthony Adetoro, Mr Dominic Taiwo and Mrs Mary Laitan, including BAF office Clark, Mrs Florence Emodi and BAF Secretary, Sr. Uchechukwu Ozofor.
One hundred and eighty seven (187) widows attended the party from various denominations. They appeared in colourful dresses.
After the Holy Mass, Mr Anthony Adetoro delivered a health talk on PREVENTION OF COVID-19.
Fifteen (15) bags of rice was shared as a Christmas gift to the widows. After which they went home joyfully.
We thank God Almighty for a successful celebration and thank you all for your support to give life to the needy. May God bless you abundantly.