OVC: ALABA OPEYEMI
First name: Opeyemi
Year of enrollment: 2017
Date of birth: 26/10/2006
Birth certificate: YES
Address: Ijebu-ode- Ogun state
Caregiver: Mrs. Alaba (PATERNAL GRAND-MOTHER)
School: Ogbogbo Baptist Primary School, Ijebu-ode Ogun State
Class: Primary Six (6)
Alaba Opeyemi is a twelve (12) year old boy who is a double orphan since his early childhood. The father died as a result of heart attack while the mother was reported dead, three years after the father’s death. The child lives with his grandparents since birth and is being taken care of by the grandma who is managing a small scale petty trading in front of their house. As reported by his grandma, the child was attending a private primary school before the death of his father but was enrolled in a public primary school due to the death of his father and her inability to afford the private school fees and other school needs.
A routine visits conducted by community staffs and volunteers with the Alaba family in the year 2018, to check on their performance in school, welfare at home, and other needs that may have arised.
Alaba Opeyemi with his school materials for his new clas, primary 6, and was also named the time keeper for the school,as he has noticed to be a punctual student in the school.
Alaba Opeyemi after enrollment into the organziation, in school with his school bag, sandal and socks.
The household of the VC was empowered to support the caregiver’s petty trading so as to cater for the wellbeing of the child.
Alaba Opeyemi after the pre-enrollment assessment that was conducted by the Executive Director, in person of Mr Mojeed Olatunbosun Bakare, he was being funded by the organziation, along side his younger sister, Alaba Titilope.