The Chairman, Kome Support Group, Mr. Oghenekome Okpobor has put smiles and joy on the faces and hearts of many in Iyede community in Isoko North Local Government Area of Delta State in the spirit of love, characteristic of the yuletide.
The largesse which comprised cash gifts and food items such as bags of rice, gallons of groundnut oil, soft drinks, and bottled water were handed over to residents of the community, both young and old, men and women, amidst tearful joys and cheers.
In his remarks, Mr. Kome noted that: “It is the season of celebration of the birth of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ who stated clearly in the Holy Scriptures that His purpose of birth and death was for men to have and enjoy life to the full, therefore as Christian faithful, it is eminent on us to support those around we can and spread the love that accompanies this season into every home as best possible”.
Responding on behalf of the beneficiaries, the community men and women leaders who were full of gratitude acknowledged that the benevolence of the Chairman, Kome Support Group, Mr. Oghenekome Okpobor, has been unprecedented among his people.
They commended him for his sustained support to their wellbeing.
“Day after day, moments after moments, Mr. Kome keeps putting smiles on our faces when we least expect. He not only celebrates each season with us but also helps us with means to celebrate. We are proud of him as a son and wish others will emulate his kind gestures towards the community.”
They offered prayers and thanksgiving to God to continue to uplift and protect Mr. Okpobor, who is passionate about the welfare of his people.