300 constituents of Enugu North/ Enugu South Federal Constituency participated in the Youths and Women Empowerment on Orchard Establisment and Management.

The empowerment programme which took place at the Royal Hotel, Agbani road was sponsored by Rt. Hon. Offor Chukwuegbo, member representing the constituency.

Participants were drawn from the sister local governments of Enugu North and Enugu South on 150 participants from each local government.

Rt. Hon. Chukwuegbo who spoke through his legislative aide, Bob Okite expressed happiness for the love, support and cooperation he enjoys from his constituents especially party faithful, said, ” I will stop at nothing to ensure that I get your fair share at the centre”

He advised participants to take the training seriously saying that some previous trainees on snail, cassava, piggery are all doing well in various area of farming.

The lawmaker used the occasion to applaud governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s leadership role in the ongoing presidential zone and other peace moves in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other disturbing national issues.

Also speaking, the Enugu South local government Chairman of PDP, Hon. Chief Freedom Nnam (Ebubedike) paid a glowing tribute to Chukwuegbo whom he described as a goal getter.

” We all known Offor for his penchant to get the best for the party and for his people. We thank him this and the similar training in the past.

Chief Nnam urged the participants to listen attentively to grab what the resource person has to say.

In their separate speeches, the Enugu South LG woman leader, Hon. Mrs. Mary Agah, and Hon. Mrs. Nkem Nnamani, ward women coordinator of the party thanked Hon. Chukwuegbo for the opportunity to improve themselves and promise to make good use of the rare opportunity.

Participants were given certificate of completion and participation in the program.

Recall that a similar programmmes had been sponsored by the lawmaker last year and earlier this year on Snail farming, Piggery, Poultry, Banana and Cassava farming with start-up capital and certificates given to participants.


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