Several residents, passers-by within the very populated Oshodi environs of Lagos State were thrown into a frenzy yesterday Saturday 30th2021 when the team from Arise Women stormed the city with different buses filled with goodies from Non-Governmental Organization founded by Dr. Siju Iluyomade. The gesture which has been ongoing across the State for the past seven weeks is tagged ‘Arise Pink Bucket’, designed to assist the less privileged with food palliatives during this very harsh economic period. The initiative is part of Arise activities in celebration of its 12year anniversary of impacting many lives across the country through different empowerment, skill acquisition, enlightenment programs, and so many activities to support the effort of the government.
Arise Pink Bucket comprises foodstuffs like rice, spaghetti groundnut oil, tomato paste, etc. The Oshodi distribution of the foodstuff is coming after similar gestures were extended to Epe, Surulere, Lagos Island, Agege, Ikorodu, Ikeja, Ajegunle, Shomolu is in continuation of plans by Arise Women to make sure the palliatives goes across all local government in the State.