One thousand residents and indigenes of Ipokia Local Government Area of Ogun State have benefitted in the ongoing distribution of the relief materials to cushion the effect of the lockdown occasioned by the Coronavirus pandemic plaguing the word.
The beneficiaries,in the first instance, cut across four wards namely Ipokia ward 1,Ipokia ward 2, Maun ward 1 and Maun ward 2.
Chairman of Ipokia Local Government Transition Committee, Hon.Abdulkabiru Abolurin while presenting the relief materials from the State Government to the beneficiaries,during a flag-off in Ipokia ward 1 said the gesture would greatly assist them in their feeding as the packaged materials included rice, beans, garri, vegetable oil,salt and food seasoning among other items.
The beficiaries, who the poor,vulnerable and aged were,in their separate comments, grateful to the state government and particularly lauded Governor Dapo Abiodun for extending such offer to them at this time of dire need.
The distribution of the relief materials from the State Government which which has been peaceful, continues today in Agosasa ward 2, Tube ward ,Agada and Ijofin wards.
The less privilege ,poor,aged and vulnerable in Ihunbo-Ilase ward, Ifonyintedo ward and others in Idiroko as well as Ajegunle wards will tomorrow receive the State Government relief materials in Ipokia Local Government Area.