A councillorship aspirant in Abeokuta North Local Government, Ogun state, Afeez Shokunle (NIYAS) on Friday distributed food items and cash to members of his constituency to celebrate the New Year.
He told newsmen that the gesture was to assist the people especially the needy in the society to that they could also feel the reason for the season.
“It is important to put smiles on people’s face especially at this period, we will continue to do our beat to support the less privileged in the society, ” he said.
One of the beneficiaries, Ganiat Shoyoye commended him, appreciated his undiluted generousity, prayed for him and his family for the initiative.
“At a point, i didn’t believe it was true when i was told, not until I collected the bag of rice and the cash. Sincerely, I am overwhelmed and thank God for today.
“NIYAS has put smiles on our faces. He is such an incomparable giver”, she said.
Another beneficiary, Mrs Adekunle Aduke thanked NIYAS Movement for informing her, and revealed that she has been doubtful on how to celebrate December with her children before now.
She also prayed for the initiator and vowed to support him at length for his political ambitions.