A Non Governmental Organisation NGO, Lt. Col. Kabiru Yusuf help for Heroes Foundation on Friday, visited the family of late Mrs. Blessing Joseph Agbo to commensurate with them on her demise.
Late Mrs. Blessing Joseph Agbo who died on the 26th of February 2018, was before her demise, registered with the foundation which was set up with the aim of providing succor to the widows of fallen heroes who died defending their fatherland.
The President of the foundation Alhaji Mashood Kayode Yusuf, who was represented by the matron, Hajiya Shola Raji led members of the management of the foundation on the visit urged the family to take heart, be prayerful and remain steadfast.
She prayed God to grant her family the fortitude to bear the loss.
The Matron who also presented the family of the deceased with some items reiterated the Foundation’s commitment to continue to support the widows of fallen heroes.
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