Joy Unspeakable! As Senator Oriolowo Make Full Payment for a Blind Boy Diagnosis and Treatment.
It was joy unspeakable for Master Liadi AbdulRahman, an SS3 student of Baptist High school, Iwo Osun state who benefited from the humanitarian gesture of Distinguished Senator Adelere Oriolowo at an event held last week Saturday.
The Senator who was a special guest of honour at the 30th anniversary celebration of the 1989 graduating set of the school listened with rapt attention as the story of Abdulrahman sight disability was being relayed to the audience at the gathering.
The boy was said to have gone through so many traumatic emotional tortures at his young age and his problem has made his father to desert him and his mother. But despite this challenges, Abdulrahman is said to not only be brilliant but exceptional in his studies.
It was stated that Abdulrahman is the one always representing the school in any quiz competitions in and outside the state by which he has always brought laurels and honours to the school as he most time comes first in those quiz competitions.
However, the boy was said to have went for diagnosis concerning his condition and was told there could be remedy which will cost over six hundred thousand naira (#600,000).
Senator Oriolowo who was already moved closed to tears while hearing the boy story made cash deposits of three hundred naira (#300,000) on the spot while equally issuing out a cheque of another three hundred thousand naira to make up the money needed for the treatment of the boy to recover his sight.
He equally make a significant promise to add more as the treatment continues in order for the boy to gain his full sight.
This humanitarian gesture from the Senator on that day caught most people at the gathering unaware and made them assert that, Senator Adelere Oriolowo is a political servant with human feelings.
It is however worthy of note that this is not the first time people will be benefiting from the philanthropic gesture of Senator Adelere Oriolowo.
It could be recalled that during his birthday celebration in April, he equally make payment for the surgery and treatment of a woman with head cancer.