A public relations expert, Mr. Joseph Okonmah, FNIPR, recently marked his 50th birthday anniversary in Lagos, where he unveiled his Joe Okonmah Foundation which is aimed at helping the less privileged in the society.
Speaking at the ceremony, Okonmah who is currently the account director of TPT International and a pastor in Foursquare Gospel Church, said, “as a way of saying thank you to God, my wife and I have decided to institute Joe Okonmah Foundation to support the underprivileged on annual basis, because we are ‘products’ of God’s grace, mercy and love. This foundation will be supporting the needy by way of business funding and scholarship.”
Also, as part of efforts in supporting Nigerians through the Foundation, two beneficiaries, Modupeola Adesina and Dauntless Chima Emmanuel, were supported with funds to help enhance their businesses during the unveiling.
Indeed it was an evening of merriment as friends gathered around him to share joyful moments of childhood days and the present, testifying to the deeds and initiatives embarked upon by the celebrant.
Present at the ceremony were Taiye Ajiyen, the Personal Assistant to the Chairman, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote; Dr. Rotimi Oladele, President of Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) and Chairman Governing Council; Comptroller Wale Adeniyi; Dame Nancy Oghenekaro; Pastor Eniola Netufo; Pastor Aneto Eronmosele; TPT boss, Mr. Tokunbo Modupe; Tunde and Titi Adaramaja; Pastor Tunji Abegunde and Toyin, his wife; Rev. Peter Akaeze; Rev. Chukwuka Chukwutem; Chief Dr. Fassy Yusuf; Prince Tunde Adesanya; Surveyor Tope Ojo and his wife; Olusegun McMedal; Taiwo Oluboyede, Chief Executive Officer, Top 50 Brands Nigeria; Mrs Nkechi Ali-Balogun and a host of others who came to felicitate with the celebrant on his birthday and the unveiling of his foundation.