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RURCON Celebrates 50 Years of Impact


RURCON Celebrates 50 Years of Impact

Cutting of RURCON 50th anniversary cake was led by Prof. (Apstl.) Alexander Bamgbola, the Special Guest/Father of the Day with other guest and members of the Trustee, Board and Directorate of RURCON.

The Rural Development Counsellors for Christian Churches in Africa -a faith-based development agency (RURCON), celebrated her 50 years of impactful service to humanity, society and the church with a pump and funfair in Lagos.

L – R: Mrs. Lydia Ighalo, (Executive Director, Changemakers Africa), a guest, Rev. Dele Ajayi (Chaplain, Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa, Ikeja), Mrs. Ruth Dul (Executive Director, CRUDAN), Apstl. Ishamah Ideh, Apstl. Akin Akindejoye (Sec. Lagos PFN, rep., the State Chairman), Apstl. Mike Akinyoade (Event Compere), Rev. Eric Ighalo, (Board Member, RURCON) and Rev. Dr. Peace Goodey (RURCON Trustee & founder, Alabaster Jar Foundation for Teenage Mothers) at the 50 anniversary, lecture and award celebration in Lagos).

Other activities during the celebration was discussion on People Development and National Transformation -RURCON Contribution with a panel of discussants led by Mrs. Ruth Dul, Executive Director, Christian Rural and Urban Development Association of Nigeria (CRUDAN), Mr. Alex Baba CEO Kaladan Investment, Abuja and Dr. Price Igbuzor, founding Executive Director, Centre LSD and Chief of Staff to the Deputy Senate President. Also, some friends and partners of RURCON were honoured.

L – R: Mrs. Dinatu Ayinzat (RURCON Ag. Executive Director), a guest, Mrs. Ighalo, Mrs. Dul, Rev. Ighalo and another guest