World Wrapper Man Embarks On Marathon From Lagos To Benue (Photos)
A Nigerian man has to decided to show support for victims of Benue flood disaster his own “little way”. Mr. Adjarho David Obaro also known as ‘World Wrapper man‘ – is a charity marathoner from Agbarha-Otor in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, who is on a marathon from Lagos to Makurdi, Benue state capital in support of Benue Flood Victims.
Mr. Adjarho David Obaro who is the holder of the record of longest wrapper in the world will, flagged-off his charity marathon on Tuesday October 17, 2017.
The Marathon, a distance of about 900 km; estimated to take 25 days at an average of 40 km per day, is targeted at raising One Million steps that will be sold for One US Dollar (USD 1) per step.
According to reports, the money realized therefrom will be used, in partnership with Sesor Empowerment Foundation (an NGO working to rehabilitate displaced flood victims in Benue State) and other partners, to economically empower as many IDPs as possible in order to make them self-dependent and useful to the society after their stay in the camp.