By Emmanuel Kehinde, ilorin
Prof. Wale Sulaiman, the Asiwaju Ewe of Ajase-Ipo Land and President RNZ Foundation has donated an initial sum of One Million Naira towards the construction of the Ajase-Ipo Descendants Union (ADU) National Secretariat at Ajase-Ipo Town.
The Kwara South Senatorial aspirant, who is also one of the illustrious sons of Ajase-Ipo town, made the donation on behalf of his foundation and the progressive Asiwaju Ewe Movement (2023).
He expressed his commitment towards the development of Ajase-Ipo and other communities in the area.
A renowned Professor of Neuro and Spinal Surgery acknowledged and commended the community developmental effort of the indigenous association.
According to Prof. Wale Sulaiman, ADU has been on the frontline in the development of Ajase-Ipo town for years.
“I believe the building of the National Secretariat will further help in advancing the community development mandates of the Union.
“The development of Ajase-Ipo is our collective responsibility, I, therefore, urge all indigenous sons and daughters of the town to be part of this auspicious project,” he said.
HRH Oba Ismaila Yahaya Alebiosu, the Olupo of Ajase-Ipo Kingdom applauded the philanthropic and communal gesture of the Asiwaju Ewe of Ajase-Ipo to his hometown.
He further commended the genuine philanthropic efforts and impactful programmes of the RNZ Foundation under the benevolent leadership of Prof. Sulaiman and his beloved wife, Mrs. Patricia Sulaiman in Kwara State.
HRH Olupo prayed that Allah (SWT) continues to guide the Asiwaju Ewe right and bless all his endeavors.
Mr. Musa Maruf, the National President of ADU, appreciated the support of Prof. Wale Sulaiman towards the project.
He called upon other well-to-do sons and daughters of the town to emulate the philanthropic gesture of the Asiwaju Ewe.
He prayed for Allah’s mercies and blessing for the donor.
Edited by Felix Ajide