The wife of the Ondo State Governor, Arabinrin Betty Anyanwu–Akeredolu has challenged BEMORE girls to brace up and take up the challenge of solving problems facing third world nations most especially their fatherland, Nigeria.
Mrs Akeredolu gave the charge today during a zoom meeting with the girls all across the nation noting that the time has come for them to put into use the skill acquired which is a solid foundation and background to get them prepared to addressing various challenges facing underdeveloped countries like Nigeria.
The conference video call which was the maiden edition with the BEMORE girls since the lockdown, also provided an avenue for Mrs. Akeredolu to highlight challenges such as rape, violence against women , sexual health and ICT problems as experienced in the country.
The virtual meeting also afforded invited medical personnel to sensitise the girls on the need to take more precautions against the spread of Covid 19.
The girls also showcased to Mrs Anyanwu- Akeredolu various craft works such as making of facemasks and headgear among others things which they have engaged themselves while staying indoors
BEMORE girls who cut across the state and beyond shared their experiences, saying that the programme was such life-changing.
They pointed out their lack of basic computer knowledge prior to the Summer Boot camp programme.