The Red cross society of Nigeria, Anaocha chapter experienced a humanitarian Leadership with difference.
Hon Engr Ikeobi Ejiofor whom was represented by Hon. Ekene Ezejulue (deputy chairman Anaocha), expressed appreciation to all who came to graced the occasion. He also admonished them for considering Ikeobi as one of their patron,noting that he made piece of land available to build a red cross building.
He extolled the members of the society for their role in the society ;especially for their humanitarian service, not minding the hazard and challenges they encounter in their various works of life .
Foundation laying ceremony and launching of the Nigerian Red Cross society of the Anaocha building project. The occasion started by blessing of the project by Rev Fr. Patrick Amobi Chukwuma.
Present at the occasion includes the chairman of Red Cross Society Anambra state, Professor Peter Kenechi ,stakeholders, traditional ruler ,Igwe Innocent Obodoakor ,the Chairman pensioners Union of Nigeria, Anaocha chapter Mr Bide Anima ,Hon Ofoma Ojuah(former secretary Anaocha Local government), ward councilors and dignitaries.
Igwe Obodoakor expressed optimism towards the amiable nature of Hon Ikeobi Ejiofor towards mankind and advised Ndi Igbo to always be strong towards Igbo agenda despite the challenges facing us today. Brafria war should be a lesson to ndi Igbo, during his breaking of kola nut.
The chairman Red Cross Society of Nigeria, Anambra state chapter, traced the history of Red Cross and stated that the body was founded by Swiss in 1863.The body started in Nigeria in the year 1917,and the society was formed for humanitarianism.With numerous contributions towards humanity such as health care ,helping the poor and protection of human live during war etc .Anambra state government is always supportive .Sequel, he appreciated the doggedness of Ikeobi Ejiofor. I must not fail to commend again the transition chairman Anaocha local government council, Chief Sir Engr Ikeobi Ejiofor, who gave the empty land to the division freely at no cost .He Is the first Anaocha local government chairman that listened to the plight of Nigeria red cross society Anaocha Division.
*_HIGHLIGHTS OF THE EVENT_* official cutting of tape and foundation laying ceremony performed by the council chairman represented by the deputy chairman Hon. Ekene Ezejulue, accompanied by the state Red Cross Society chairman Prof Peter ,igwe Innocent Obodoakor,Hon. Innocent Ezike,Hon. Ofoma Ojuah,HOD works,Engr Anagor ,PG Adazi Ani Engr Ezeadim Chukwuma.
Dr Emeka Okeke ,CEO Rise Clinic Adazi Ani ,chairman of the occasion supported the Red Cross Society handsomely.Ikeobi in his usual way supported them handsomely to make sure the building is completed in due cause .