By Nofisat Marindoti
A masses oriented Initiative of His Imperial Majesty, The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, Hope Alive Initiatives (HAI) has launched a Television programme tagged Advocacy TV Show.
The Initiative presided over by an on air personality, Temitope Adesegun is geared toward being a resourceful brand advocate of NGOs all over the world with a view to alleviating socio-economic, cultural and environmental challenges in a bid to reduce the impact of poverty among the most vulnerable in the society.
Announcing the launch during a press conference, Adesegun said the TV show world be highlighting non-Governmental organizations, their activities, engagements and solutions proffered as a means of fostering their growth and development.
He stated that the HAI visited the internally displaced person camp (IDP) in Abuja to show love, care and compassion to the needy, and has also supported the Kids charity football team for orphanages.
“HAI also visited Ikorodu and Lagos Island General Hospitals to provide necessary vital materials to babies born on Valentine’s Day. We have a long list of upcoming events in the nearest future.
“With the Hopes Alive Initiative, the non-governmental organizations all over the world can come to seek firsthand, the need of an organization who bears the same burden they bear and is willing to work closely with them, providing funds, partnerships, material and non-material aids just for the sole purpose of them achieving their organizational visions.”he added.
In his speech, the Ooni represented by his Chief Press Secretary, Comrade Moses Olafare, expressed his happiness over the achievements of the Initiative so far.
According to him, “It is the wish of every dreamer to have his or her dream become a reality. l marvel at the trend of the immeasurable success so far recorded by my PET project; Hopes Alive Initiatives(HAI) within a very short period of time because I have an innate passion in me to give hope to the hopeless and turn the story of the under privileged positively. This is what the Hopes Alive Initiatives(HAI) is currently achieving under the administrative leadership of Temitope Adesegun.
I am overwhelmed to see my heartfelt wishes now being tremendously actualized particularly through the strides of Hopes Alive Initiatives. Am so encouraged therefore to remain totally committed to making the dreams of HAI a gargantuan reality.
“On this note, I give them my royal blessings as it is my fervent believe that they will continue to do the needful and Hopes Alive Initiatives (HAI) will continue putting smiles on the faces of the less privileged in our society.”