News reaching ViewPointNigeria indicates that the CEO of STANEL Oil, Mr. Stanley Uzochukwu brought together 1,000 widows and orphans from different religious groups and denominations within and outside Jos City to put smiles on their faces.
Mr. Uzochukwu is a generously philanthropist who has supported less privileged widows and orphans for the past 6 years.
Commending his efforts, the president of the Widows Association, ECWA Church, Tudun Wada in Plateau State, Hanatu Danladi, described Stanley as a “great philanthropist” saying he has been putting smiles on the faces of helpless widows and orphans secretly from different religious groups and denominations since 2011.
Speaking, she said, “I am overwhelmed by his generosity towards the less privileged, particularly the widows and orphans. He is the reason why over 1,000 of us are surviving the current recession. He visits us three to four times each year since 2011, and usually comes with trucks of different food items such as rice, maize, groundnut oil, wrappers, cartons of both washing and bathing soaps, cartons of tomatoes, mattresses, packets of maggi, bags of salt, bags of sugar and other provisions.”
ViewPointNigeria recalls that last year, Mr. Uzochukwu celebrated his birthday with the needy at two Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps – Stephanus Foundation, Bukuru and House of Recap British American Junction in Jos, the Plateau State capital.
He donated food items, clothes, toiletries, mattresses and undisclosed amount of money were donated to alleviate the sufferings of the IDPs.
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