By Abdulrafiu Mistura

Trustees and staff of the late Sir Mobalaji Bank-Anthony, have  donated handsomely  to the Pacelli School for the Blind,  Surulere, Lagos, 30 years after the great philanthropist left the legacy in his will.

Presenting the donation, the grand-daughter of the late philanthropist, Funmiade Bank-Anthony, said  they would  “continue this great philanthropic way of my grandfather as per his instructions, and we are here to continue to show Pacelli School the love he had for them and will continue to support them.

“The visit, today (yesterday), was put together by our Lead Trustee, Dr. Adio Moses, and we are grateful for her leadership and hardwork.

“I know that Sir Bank-Anthony, my grandfather, is happy that his legacy lives on. He was a kind and compassionate man that followed the teachings of Christ.”

She was accompanied by the Executive Trustee of the Estate, Quene Irene Cole; the Director of External Development, Ms. Tope Bank-Anthony; the Director of Special Duties, Christian Amariwu; Dr. Enyinna Erengba, representing the Lead Trustee, Dr. Adio Moses, and heir legal/security team.

Responding, the Principal of the school, Jane Onyeneri, thanked the trustees for remembering to honour the will of the great philanthropist, assuring that whatever donations extended to them will effectively be utilised for  the upkeep of the inmates.

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