In a bid to spice up the financial growth of Delta State, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, yesterday, Sunday gave out N5million as empowerment to 250 petty merchants.
It was gathered that the empowerment was the continuation of his periodic market ladies empowerment programme which began greater than a 12 months in the past. Each of the Benefactors was given N20,000 to spice up their enterprise. The Benefactors had been taken from three totally different church buildings. Christ Delight Assembly, Igbogidi, SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Ughelli and St. Theresa Catholic Church, Ekiugbo.
According to Emoghene Richard, a member of Media and Publicity Department, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege Campaign Council mentioned, “Senator Omo-Agege thought of it an ethical crucial to offer again to the society particularly the ladies who supported and elected him into workplace in 2015.”
Senator Ovie Omo-Agege expressed his profound gratitude to the ladies for being there for him throughout the 2015 elections and urged them to reaffirm their dedication to the betterment of Urhobo Nation by re-electing him and President Buhari in 2019 and in addition voting massively for Chief Great Ogboru as Governor.
“I stand earlier than you right here, my moms and sisters, to offer a heartfelt appreciation for all of your nice assist for me in 2015. Having supported me to develop into your Senator, I contemplate it an ethical necessity to return to you with deep appreciation and to let you recognize that I’ve your curiosity at coronary heart. As you all know, this empowerment began in 2017 and to this point, hundreds of our ladies and youths have been empowered. This empowerment grew to become crucial right now with a purpose to assist increase your companies particularly because the Christmas and New 12 months celebrations are across the nook,” he mentioned.
Reacting to the sort gesture of the Senator, one the beneficiaries, who merely gave her title as Mrs. Margaret, recommended Senator Ovie Omo-agege for empowering the Church ladies right now, when Christmas and New 12 months are across the nook.
The Parish Priest, Rev. Father Godwin Orudje, thanked Senator Ovie Omo-Agege for the laudable initiative that has led to the empowerment of hundreds of girls in Delta Central Senatorial District.
Source: Ejesgist Media
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