BY BUSUYI OGIDIOULU
Wife of Ekiti State Governor, Dr Olayemi Oyebanji has presented Cash and other gift items to the first baby of the year in the state, with an advice for the parents to take good care of the new born.
The baby girl, delivered at Comprehensive Health Centre, Ilawe Ekiti at 12:02am on Monday, weighing 3.02 kilogramme.
Other babies also received gifts from the wife of the Governor.
The governor’s wife who noted that the provision of the gift items was the normal practice and culture of her office, promised a continuous support for people with special needs and attention.
Dr Oyebanji expressed the believe that if the child is given quality education and proper upbringing, she would get to pinnacle of her future dreams.
She therefore appreciated the people of the community and sought their unrelentless prayer for the present administration to achieve success in all areas.
Parents of the baby, Mr Bakare Hammed and his wife, Blessing who were artisans, thanked the Governor’s wife for the gesture.
Matron of the Health facility, Mrs Catherine Okunola, the Executive Secretary, Primary Health Care, Dr Ayodele Seluwa and the Commissioner for Women Affairs, Mrs Peju Babafemi among others, were at the event.