Oluwasegun Aina, Ado-Ekiti
The Ekiti State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Alhaja Maryam Ogunlade has advised her contemporary women to imbibe the usefulness of oneness for the betterment of women folks.
The Commissioner stated this while receiving some members of the National Council of Women society on Wednesday during a courtesy visit to her office in Ado-Ekiti
Alhaja Ogunlade urged them to join hands together and make themselves relevant towards ensuring that women are more represented, protected and relevant to get their rights and rewards in the society.
Ogunlade advised them to be United and forge ahead towards ensuring and securing a better future for women being part of the nation development.
She commended the wife of the State Governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi for her steadfast love and courageous act towards championing the course of Women in the State against oppression, while enjoining the Association to ratify her efforts by re-organizing themselves for the betterment of the women folks in general.
The President of the Association, Mrs Bolatito Alabi and the former President, Mrs Abike Balogun appreciating the Commissioner also used the opportunity to seek governments support and admonished members to put themselves together for the upliftment of the council and development of the society.