One year after the murder of Christiana Oluwasesin, a teacher, by the students of Government Day Secondary School, Gandu, in Gombe State, plans are underway to immortalise her. Macedonian Initiative, a Lagos-based non-government organisation, NGO, in collaboration with Michael Oluwasesin, widower of the deceased, is setting up a foundation in her name. The foundation is to be called Christiana Oluwatoyin Oluwasesin Aids Foundation, COOAF. It will focus on the less privileged in the society and those who are persecuted for their religious faith. It will give scholarships, medical attention, food and clothing to the needy in the society.
I have been interested in working in projects that helps others for some time! NGOpost has given me an avenue to realize this interest in a practical way. I have done my undergrad in Engg. from IIT-Madras and masters from IISc. Currently pursuing a Ph.D. in U.C.S.D. Born and brought up in bangalore,.....read more