furtherance of its commitment to the philosophy of impacting the society, SIFAX
Group, a group of companies with investment in Maritime, Aviation, Oil &
Gas, Haulage & Logistics, Financial Services and Hospitality, has donated a
modern and well-equipped clinic and civic hall to the Isade-Ijebu community in
the Ijebu North East Local Government Area of Ogun State.
facilities will be managed by St. Mark’s Anglican Church, Isade-Ijebu, on
behalf of the community.
clinic, a multi-million Naira building with several wards, dispensary and
consulting rooms, will serve the medical needs of the church, Isade-Ijebu
community as well as the various adjoining villages.
clinic and the hall were commissioned by Right Reverend Ayodele Awosoga, the
Bishop of Ijebu Diocese (Anglican Communion).
at the commissioning ceremony attended by clergy and laity across the diocese,
community leaders, other religious bodies, among others, Awosoga eulogised Dr.
Taiwo Afolabi, Group Executive Vice Chairman, SIFAX Group and the company for
the donation, adding that the new clinic and hall have made the church and the
Isade-Ijebu community an envy among their contemporaries.
want to thank Dr. Taiwo Afolabi and SIFAX Group for being a great blessing to
the church and this community. As we all know that health is wealth, this new
clinic will provide easy access to good and affordable health care for all the
villages around here. The hall also will provide a befitting venue for church
and social activities. Overall, the lives of our people will become better by
the reason of this philanthropic gestures.
enjoin other wealthy individuals and corporate organisations to emulate this
worthy initiative by coming to the aid of rural communities through the
provision of critical facilities.”
Talabi Adekitan, Senior Manager, Legal Services and Claims, SIFAX Group, who
led the team to the event, said the company believed in positively impacting
the society, noting that three key areas of social intervention – health,
education and youth empowerment – have been the focus of the company’s CSR
would be recalled that, in 2017, SIFAX Group also donated a multi-million Naira
four-bedroom flat and a two-room chalet that currently serve as the church’s vicarage
and guest house.