VP’s Wife Endorses Airtel Touching Lives Season Four Broadcast
By Pelumi Olaleye
Nigeria’s vice president wife,Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo has endorsed Airtel Touching Lives season four broadcast.
According to her, she looked forward to watching the programme on TV and hearing stories of those who need help that have found it.
“I look forward to it been an encouragement for all of us that can share to help those that need.”
Also, Minister of Communications Technology, Barrister Adebayo Shittu, urged corporate organizations and wealthy Nigerians to support humanitarian causes as this can help reduce the rate of poverty in the country.
“I think that the companies doing business in Nigeria who have been benefiting from the enabling environment in Nigeria and the individuals and businessmen who have been benefiting must certainly come to the rescue and multiply what Airtel has been doing,” he said.
He stated that government needs the support of the private sector, NGOs, philanthropists and other well-meaning organizations to eradicate hunger and poverty.
Since Airtel launched the Corporate Social Responsibility project in 2015, it has reached several millions of television viewers across the continent while spotlighting moving stories of bravery and human sacrifice in the face of the most painful tragedies.
The fourth season of Airtel Touching Lives was aired on television on Sunday, June 10th.
According to a schedule by Airtel, Africa Magic Urban a repeat of the first episode would be broadcasted on Africa Magic Urban on Wednesday, 13th June 2018, from 10:00am – 10:30am and on Africa Magic Family from 9:00am – 9:30am on Saturday, 16th June 2018.
On Sunday, June 17th, the Airtel Touching Lives programme will continue on Africa Magic Urban, Arewa24 TV and Africa Magic Family. It will run from 6:30-7:00pm on Africa Magic Urban, 7:00-7:30pm on Arewa24 TV, and from 8:00-8:30pm on Africa Magic Family.
Hosted by Wana Udobang, who is also returning for a fourth time; the show will maintain these time slots on the listed channels for the rest of the season, Airtel said.