Photo Caption: (L-R) Group Managing Director/ CEO, Odu’a Investment Company Limited, Mr Adewale Raji; Group Chairman, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru; Independent Director, Mrs Folusho Olaniyan, OON, and Odu’a Director, Mr Seni Adio, SAN, at a press conference held at the Lagos Airport Hotel, Lagos on Monday, July 24, 2023
Odu’a Investment Company Limited will on Thursday, July 27, 2023 officially launch the Odu’a Investment Foundation, a non-profit making organisation established to promote the socio-economic development and welfare of the people of the six South- West states of Oyo, Ondo, Ogun, Osun, Ekiti and Lagos.
The Group Chairman of Odu’a Investment Company Limited, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru while addressing journalists at a press conference held at Olumo Hall, Lagos Airport Hotel on Monday, July 24, 2023 disclosed that members of the advisory council will also be inaugurated at the event.
The advisory council members according to him are distinguished and reputable personalities of South-West origin with unblemished record and impeccable character and who have distinguished themselves in their choosing fields of endeavours.
Members of the Advisory council includes Ambassador Dr (Mrs) Olatokunbo Awolowo-Dosunmu, Chairperson, Chief Wole Olanipekun, SAN, Chief Dr (Mrs) Onikepo Akande OON, CON, Dr Olusegun Olugboyegun, Chief Aderemi Makanjuola, OON. Dr (Mrs) Victoria Adunola Samson and Dr Biodun Shobanjo, OON.
Otunba Ashiru said that the motive behind the foundation is to sustain the ideals of the founding fathers of Odu’a Investment Company Limited by ploughing back to the people of the South West Nigeria and making life more meaningful and comfortable to them.
He noted that the vision and mission of the foundation is ‘to create an enabling environment where everyone can live a healthy, peaceful and productive life’ while the mission statement is ‘to improve healthcare, expand educational opportunities and promote youth development and information technology in Southwest Nigeria’.