By Peter Okutu
ABAKALIKI—THE Comrade Chinedu Ogah Foundation, CCOF yesterday said it has given out employment to 710 youths across different tribes and political parties divide since the organization came on board in 2006.
The Chief Executive Officer, CEO, of the Foundation, Comrade Chinedu Ogah stated this at Item-Amagu in Ikwo local government area of the State while distributing welfare packages to over 3000 widows and less privileged in the community.
The items distributed were: wrappers, salt, onions, tablets of bathing soap, bowls and cash among others.
According to Ogah, the foundation within the year under review ensured the employment of 120 youths into federal parastatals in the country.
Ogah, who is also the national coordinator of Buhari/Osinbajo Initiative for Demonstrating Change in Nigeria called on well meaning Nigerians and philanthropists to extend their wealth to the betterment of the less privileged in society.
“These widows, youths and less privileged are my security and defense. What my foundation is doing now is an opportunity we have from God and that is why we are extending it to others. Today’s event is an annual event to care for some less privileged and put smiles on the faces of the people.”