The Project Manager of Osun state Agency for the control of HIV also known as O-SACA, Dr. Akin Oyebade has commended Justice Development and Peace Makers’ Centre (JDPMC) of Osogbo Diocese for its large-scale efforts in Social and Human Intervention Programmes which over the years have been yielding positive results across the nooks and crannies of the State.
Dr. Oyebade gave the Commendation during an Advocacy Visit to his Office by the Team of Justice Development and Peace Makers’ Centre led by the General Coordinator, Rev. Fr. Peter Akinkunmi.
According to Dr. Oyebade, the Social and Human development Programmes and Initiatives which Justice Development and Peace Makers’ Centre of Osogbo Diocese had been embarking on over the years were never ceased to make great impacts on the General Public cutting across Health Sensation programmes, Youth Empowerment Initiatives, Environmental maintenance and Human Rights Crusade.
A brilliant Human Interventions which he described as good steps towards a right direction, added that it was extremely important to do more until Osun State and Nigeria were totally free from the biting Scourge of HIV, Poverty and stigma of underdevelopment while pledging his unalloyed support to Justice Development and Peace Makers’ Centre in the fight against HIV and other areas necessary in order to achieve their common Goals.
“I must admit that, you have been a wonderful covenant partner in progress and of all, you stand out in the area of Human Intervention initiatives which cut across every Human’s endeavour. I commend your Zeal and burning passion to make Nigeria a better place for all.
My Agency will not leave any stone unturned to support you so as to ensure that we together achieve and conquer our common Enemy either in Cash or kind, especially in the aspect of structural strategy,” He affirmed.
He also reiterated his Agency’s Commitment to her organization core values which were to eradicate HIV/AIDS totally in the Country by year 2030, thereby raising standard of balanced Health and good standard of living for every Nigerian. He however called for more multi-various supports from all stakeholders in Nigeria.
Speaking, the General Coordinator of the Justice Development and Peace Makers’ Centre (JDPMC) Rev. Fr. Akinkunmi expressed his unquantified delight for ever ready will and hands of fellowship often extended to the JDPMC by the Osun State Agency for the Control of HIV of which he best regarded as golden hands.
He vowed that all the support and kind gesture would not be taken for granted. Rev. Fr. Akinkunmi also used medium to extensively x-ray other vital area of strengths of the JDPMC that have been immense chain of multiplier of good effects to the Society and Osun State at large.
“We have enjoyed so much of your symbiotic relationship even before I assumed power as a General Coordinator. I went through the past reports, it read well. This shows your level of self-sacrificial Spirits in the mission for social developmental efforts. I acknowledge and value the support, I believe we can still do more and so I assure you that it will not be taken for granted, “He said.
In his contribution, the Head of Procurement for Osun State Agency for the Control of HIV (O-SACA), Mr. Julius Oyeleke noted that there was a need for the two Organizations to harmonize in the research efforts most importantly in the Data collection so as to avoid double efforts and thereby arriving at accurate and precision Recommendations.
Responding the Head of Integrated Human Development for the Justice Development and Peace Makers’ Centre, Mrs. Juliet Akande and the field programme Officer, Mrs. Damilola Arowolo acknowledged the gray area drew attention to and promised to come with an action planned Strategy that would fit the purpose.