With the saying that a mother’s love is so enormous, and motherhood is a choice you make everyday to put someone happiness and well-being ahead of your own while the most useful assets of a person is not a head full of knowledge but a heart full of love, with ears open to listen and hands willing to help, so does Mama Bakassi; when it comes to described her generosity for humanity.
This amiable, mother of all strong, hardworking, independent and ambitious woman with a heart of gold; who has given hope and a sense of belonging to so many helpless children, and has been more than a blessing to the orphans from the Bakassi region.
The former Special Adviser on National Assembly Matters to former President Olusegun Obasanjo has used her wealth, influence and power to put smiles on the faces of countless children who would not have tasted Western education.
She has for some time now been providing scholarships to a large number of these children and some even attend foreign Universities.
Sunday Leisure gathered she’s currently sponsoring 13 children out of which, nine are in Private Universities in Nigeria and Ghana and Two are studying Petroleum and Mechanical Engineering in Ghana while the rest are spread between Babcock and Afe Babalola Universities.
Meanwhile, this 70-year-old Amazon and woman of substance have however found a new passion as she is preaching against rape. In one of her posts, she wrote that “Our girls are silently dying inside. A lot of women live with this horrible experience for the rest of their lives and it keeps hunting them in their sleep and affects them psychologically. Let’s join hands and end this together. Say No To Rape!”