The Elderly persons Association of Nigeria ondo state chapter wants the elders to channel their energy to productive ventures to sustain their happiness.

The founder of the Association Reverend Dr Amos omoresemi gave this position while addressing elders at the 1st annual celebration of older persons in Ondo state held in Akure.

Dr omoresemi enjoined them to plan their old age so that they would live a happier live without being a burden to their children .

He encouraged them to visit the elderly home at Araromi quarters in Akure to have fun and relate with other senior citizens to expand their lifestyles.

Also speaking , the ondo state representatives at the senior citizens Centre , mrs Yemisi ibitoba said federal government was intensifying efforts to reach out to poor senior citizens through allowances and monthly stipends

Also speaking the chairman , planning committee ,Mr Korede Duyile asked governments to make deliberate plans for Senior citizens to live a more fulfilling life

  1. Elders who spoke with Positive FM , Pa John Adeniyi, and Madam Duyile appreciated the convener for free medical tests and other programs to improve their living standard



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *