GBO WORLDWIDE COMMENCES FIRST COMMUNITY SERVICE IN BENIN CITY (GBO-ECTS-STUDENTS TRAFFIC CONTROL) 11TH FEBUARY 2019
By Uwagboe Ogieva
Great Benin Origins in Diaspora Organisation popularly referred to as [G.B.O] has launched its community service project, which is one of a kind inter city transport traffic order control in Benin City on monday 11th of February 2019.
The first control point started at Ramat park in ikpoba hill area of the city at about 9 a.m and ended about 2pm.
Mr Lucky Aghahowa a GBO Belgium based gentleman and his wife, Mrs Nekpen Aghahowa , Mr Nicholas Ogieva the GBO Nigeria Coordinator, Mr Igbinosa Courage and some other members of GBO Nigeria executive council were on ground to ensure a successful exercise.
The ECTS urban transit project manager Mr Lugard Ovikute, received with great satisfaction GBO Executive members who conducted the exercise. He expressed his gratitude to GBO organisation for coming to assist in the control of traffic and orderliness of students at ECTS bus stops during rush hour. He said, by this single act of assistance they are encouraged and this community service will protect life of children and youth crossing the roads especially the busy roads and Bus stops. He thanked the organisation for providing bus stop sign post.
GBO also presented one T-shirt with face cap and one reflective jackets to Mr. Bonaventure who help to control traffic in Benin City, including a token. Bonaventure has been doing this job controlling traffic without been paid. He solicited for help from GBO like a little token every month to assist him and his family. He promised to always put on the GBO T-shirt face cap and GBO reflective jacket
Great Benin Origins in Diaspora is a socio cultural organisation uniting Idu’s children worldwide to promote culture and community development
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