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CALDEV Initiative To Hold “Support An Orphanage” Charity Walk In Osogbo


Children Of Africa Leadership and Values Development Initiative (CALDEV) an Osun based non-governmental organisation will hold it’s annual charity walk, tagged ‘Every Child Counts’ in Osogbo, the Capital City of Osun State.

From 2017 to date, the CALDEV Initiative has sensitized the public on the plight and challenges faced by underprivileged children and orphans and has reached out to hundreds of underprivileged children, mostly orphans, in the areas of feeding, clothing, health interventions and education.

According to an information made public by Rep. Bamidele Salam, the Convener of the Charity walk.

“Since 2017, we have sustained a tradition of raising awareness about the plight of motherless children, as we have always staged a Charity walk every December to raise funds for Orphanages.

“The CALDEV Initiative is keen on promoting immediate and lasting hope, confidence and courage in the lives of these little underprivileged children.

“On Saturday, the 24th of December, we will again be doing this through the Children of Africa Leadership and Values Development Initiative (CALDEV).

“Deep gratitude to everyone who has sent in money, clothes and food items.”

The walk will kickoff at the Oke-fia roundabout , Osogbo, by 10am and will be rounded off, with a talent show at the edge of the Freedom Park by 2pm.


Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu

Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu popularly known as tobex is the Vice chairman of Sports writers Association of Nigeria , lagos Chapter. She Is also the Media Spokesperson of the Super Falcons of Nigeria. She is an award winning women's football writer. Tobex is also an ex footballer that was privileged to play in the first NFF organised women's league in 1990 as a player of Hamza Queens. Her last club as an active footballer was Ibom Angels as She paved way to further her education years ago. She is a Federal Government scholar , with a degree in Mass communication, a second degree in Public Relations and Advertising (Communication Studies). She is a Wife and Mother.

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