Nigerian businessman Femi Otedola donates #5 billion to assist Children Charity in the Northeast Intervention programme of the government.
He made this donation through his daughter Ifeoluwa Otedola at the ball organised by the Cuppy Foundation.
Cuppy Foundation is a non-profit organisation founded by Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola (aka DJ Cuppy), Mr. Otedola’s daughter.
DJ Cuppy is a Board Ambassador for Save the Children and a Member of the organisation’s Africa Advisory Board.
Speaking at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, venue, Otedola said: “God has been so kind to me in life and I feel highly privileged. The only way I can show my gratitude to Him is to use my resources to support those who are underprivileged. This I intend to do for the rest of my life.”
He added: “In a world full of conflicts, diseases, calamities and inequality, we all need to show the milk of human kindness, to reach out and comfort the sick and give a helping hand to the weak.”
Other dignitaries at the event includes, Aliko Dangote. VP Yemi Osinbajo, former Senate President Bukola Saraki, APC National Chairman Adams Aliu Oshiomole,Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Senate President Ahmed Lawan among others.