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How Zarephath Outreach Is Helping Widows In Nigeria

From time immemorial widows will never ceased to be in our society and it is very important to extend helping hands to this set of people.

It is in this light that one woman has taken it upon herself to reach out to widows in Nigeria. The rare gem is the President, Zarephath widows  outreach foundation, Apostle E. E. Oborevwori, ACIPM, SPHRi who is a human resources management consultant by profession.

In an exclusive chat with , Apostle  Eunice Emetegirevwe Oborevwori revealed how her journey began into putting smiles on the faces of widows in Nigeria.

According to her she never thought of setting up a widows foundation outreach not until she became a widow herself sometime in 2020 same year she was ordained as an Apostle even though she has been involved in supporting ministers on God and the less privileged in the society.

“Few months after i lost my husband, the Lord kept telling me to give up my luxurious apartments to critical widows in need of accommodation for free, i had no choice but to obey the voice of God and that gave birth to Zarephath widows outreach foundation,” Apostle Oborevwori told

She revealed further that it is not really easy to support widows and the less privileged in the society, but God has been her great pillar of support.

“90% of the programs are solely financed by me. I look forward to getting partners with corporate bodies and wealthy Nigerian individuals to help put smiles on the faces of the less privileged, most especially widows who are very vulnerable in our society,” she said.

“The less privileged and widows in our society needs the support of the local government, state government and the federal government of Nigeria,” she added.

Zarephat widows outreach foundation office is located at Goshen House,

3, Ogunlana street, inside Olive Garden Estate (Rd 2) Ogombo, Ibeju Lekki Lagos. The foundation can also be reached on

E-mail:[email protected]


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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