The Founder Hayat Foundation Her Excellency, Amina Oyiza Bello during her visit to karama jiji ; home for people with disabilities paid a courtesy visit to the traditional ruler. She pledged her support to the community saying that her Foundation is not only committed to the well being of the community of disabled people in karama jiji but through the Foundation’s Economic Empowerment program, that these people will be empowered through vocational skills and for those with talents and trades, the Foundation will support them in translating their talent into wealth creation in order for them to be self reliant and major contributors to nation building. She stressed the need for society to stop discrimination against people with disability but rather to show love and compassion and respect for them. She also urged government to give people with disability equal right as other citizens without disability. She encouraged the community of people to be confident in themselves and that disability should not be a barrier to them living a purposeful life. She reiterated Hayat Foundation commitment to to advocating for the rights of people with disabilities.
1. What a beautiful way to begin the year! The big-hearted, Philanthropic, graceful Founder of Hayat Foundation, Her Excellency, Barr Amina Oiza Bello during her visit on Jan 1, 2019 to the karama jiji settlement for disabled people here in Abuja.
2. In the spirit if giving back and bringing hope and succor to people with disabilities, Mrs Bello, wife of the Governor of Kogi state and Founder of Hayat Foundation and her team with a truck full of food and relief items for the disabled community at karama jiji.
3. Her unparalleled passion and commitment to people with disabilities is second to none as demonstrated in her show of love to the disabled and most vulnerable in the society.