Why I adopt 60 orphans, sponsor 2 to China for studies – Sani
By Ojo Shola
Senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani has said he adopted all sixty (60) children in Adonai Orphanage Home, Kaduna, as his children because they deserve better future like every other child.
The Senator had paid courtesy call on the orphanage to present food items for new year celebration when he decided to be more identified with them.
Activist turned politician hinted that though they are orphans, yet they deserve a future like every other child, adding that it was part of his responsibility to support them and make their lives useful and beneficial to the society.
His words, “and what we can do is to give their lives hope, and to make it possible for them to realise their dreams. These are all handsome and beautiful children when you see their faces you remember the ones you have at home.
“We should also take cognizance that any child can fall into this circumstance, so as a senator representing this Zone, I formally adopt this children as my own, and we will quarterly send support to this home enable you feed this children and take proper support of them and work on the possibility of their education.
”I will also like to know if there are those of them that has been able to finish their SSCE, and I will sponsor two children to China to study, so that these two children will serve as beacon of hope to others that will be able to support.
”So the orphanage should give me two names and they must be those that are here, that you know will make use of the resources that will be invested in their education.”
Senator San then called on Nigerians who have the means to help the orphans to come and make their own contribute in helping the orphans, as their basic needs are food, clothing, shelter and education “and we all own them that.”
Earlier, Matron of the orphanage, Evangelist Elizabeth Afuwape, who was represented by Pastor. Samuel Oyelowo, commended the Senator for his kind gesture to the home.
He stated that Shehu Sani is the first Senator in the state to have ever visited the home since its establishment several years back, urging him to keep his caring attitude towards all, quickly added that with people like him (Sen Sani) as a governor in this state, the poor and the orphans have hope.
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