Mrs Osinbajo, Amaechi Others To Grace Football Match For Girl-Child

Mrs Osinbajo, Amaechi Others To Grace Football Match For Girl-Child

Joel Ajayi

The wife of vice president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, Minister for Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, former governor of Jigawa state, Ibrahim Saminu, CEO, KCN Holdings Limited, Ken Nwaelena, Turaki. Others include First Ladies from various states, high-ranking women in government and business would grace the Vivacious Ball 4.0 in support of girl-child education in the country.

The event is to commemorate the international women’s day as well as lend a voice to the plight of the girl child in Nigeria, an exclusive event tagged Vivacious Ball 4.0 is set to hold on Sunday, March 8 at the prestigious Federal Palace Hotels, Victoria Island, in Lagos.

Many advocates, supporters, individuals and organizations will witness the occasion which is aimed at fostering support for girl child causes in Nigeria beyond.

According to the host, Special Assistant on ICT & Corporate Relations to the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, CEO/Public Relations Consultant – Vivacity Public Relations, Oluwakemi Areola, said the event is designed to foster sustainable support and empowerment for the girl child and related causes.

“One major issue affecting the girl child today is lack of education. When it comes to female genital mutilation, equal opportunities, domestic violence and sexual rights, it all boils down to lack of education. Hence, my team and I are identifying a girl child from each school in different communities who are underprivileged to ensure she gets an education to the university level and this we hope to sustain.”

Areola, a passionate crusader and advocate for the girl child, who recently turned 40, also launched her Simply Vivacious outfit, specialized in Ankara jackets, male and female underwear.

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