Mrs. Mopelola Famuyiwa NLCF has been installed as the new President of Abeokuta Jewels Lions Club. The classy event took place on Sunday, 17th October 2021, at Quarry Imperial Hotel, Quarry Road, Abeokuta, Ogun State. The event which also witnessed fundraising for the prestigious club had members of other social clubs within and beyond Abeokuta coming together to show support for the new President and her members.
With her loving husband, Dr. Olatunji Famuyiwa, giving her a hand of strong support, the new President who looked quite delighted with her new position explained in her acceptance speech that, “Lions Club is a service organization where we put smiles on the faces of the less privileged in our immediate community and this Lions’ year will not be exceptional also we would make sure that we attend training which will give us more knowledge about the club.”
And in another part of her engaging speech, Mrs. Famuyiwa called for the support of her club members to have a successful tenure. “I want to make a passionate appeal to my members that the President can not do it all alone so I request for your total submission to make this year one of the best Lions’ years we have witnessed as a Lion member. Let me use this opportunity to thank you for allowing me to be your Chief Servant for the 2021/2022 Lions’ year.” She appealed.
Meanwhile, the other members of the club who will work with the President include Lion Alhaja Yetunde Idowu NLCF, Lion Adetutu Adegbenle NLCF, Lion Yetunde Adewunmi NLCF, Lion Yetunde Adeokun NLCF, Lion Mojisola Okpandu NLCF, Lion Florence Olusola NLCF, Lion Gbemisola Bello NLCF, Lion Adeola Ikusagba, Lion Bolaji Onasanya, Lion Bosede Isiaka, Lion Ajoke Ojubanire Kuti, Lion Sarah David, Lion Princess Timmy Akande, Lion Oluwabusola Akinsanya, Lion Aminat Olawale and Lion Abimbola Ojeleye.
Guests had more than enough to eat and drink before the event came to an end with good music from a female Juju singer.
– Saheed Ojubanire.