By: Abubakar S. H
Former senator Dino Melaye, and the Governorship Candidate of People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has donated the sizable sum of 20 million Naira to Ekirin-Adde Community in Ijumu local government area.
Melaye, who is the Ariwajoye of Ekirin-Adde said his three children are from Ekirin-Adde community and said they requested him to give the community fifteen million naira (N15m).
Sen. Melaye said he also gave his own donations of five million Naira to make it twenty million (N20m).
According to him, “I will donate another one million naira on behalf of my brother, who is absent at this occasion.”
Senator Dino Melaye continued, “The money will be instantly transferred to the community’s account because we want it to be used in developing the land.”
Sen. Dino Melaye said he will bring about shared prosperity,and take bold and innovative steps to address the challenges that our people are facing. ” We need to invest in education, infrastructure and job creation, so that everyone has the opportunity to succeed”.