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Imbibe the spirit of service to humanity, NDLEA Commander charges LIONS

…As Ogun Sapphire Lions Club District 404B3 Nigeria becomes Chartered, Lion Idowu Omolabake inducted Charter President

Members of the newly chartered Ogun Sapphire Lions Club District 404B3 Nigeria have been urged to imbibe the spirit of service to humanity, core value of LIONISM.


The Commander of Ogun State National Drug of Law and Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Lion Ibiba Jane Odili, made the call while speaking at the charter ceremony which held at Senator Ibikunle Amosun Hall, African Church Grammar School, Ita-Iyalode, Owu, Abeokuta, Ogun State.

Odili advised the newly inducted Charter President Lion Idowu Omolabake and other inductees to focus on the fight against drug abuse, vision, feeding the hungry, youth empowerment, caring for the environment etc.

“Engage in intervention programmes, especially on drug abuse and other vices.

“Empowerment programmes are also important, for example you can train people in sewing and give them sewing machines. Buy a gift of grinding machines to women in the community and encourage them to warn their children against drugs”, Odili tasked.

In her acceptance speech, the Ogun Sapphire Lions Club District 404B3 Charter President, Lion Idowu Omolabake NLCF expressed her readiness to serve the club diligently with commitment and total dedication with her wealth of experience of over 11years in Lions Club.

Lion Idowu pledged her readiness to demonstrate an enviable leadership style as well as carry members along while steering the affairs of the club during the 2023-2024 Lions Service Year and after.

She applauded the efforts of the Pioneer District Governor, Lion (Otunba) Olayiwola Fadairo PMJF, NLCF and others in ensuring that Ogun Sapphire Lions Club comes to stay.

Also speaking, the newly inducted LCIF Chairperson of the club, Lion Idowu Micheal expressed the confidence that Lion Idowu’s leadership will record a giant stride, adding that Ogun Sapphire Lions Club will diligently execute the goals of Lions International to the fullest.

Lion Idowu Micheal stressed that Lions Club is dedicated to humanitarian service in communities where they have challenges such as visual, childhood cancer, diabetes, disaster relief, environmental, humanitarian efforts, hunger and youth empowerment to make sure that living is worthwhile.

Many dignitaries graced the occasion.


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