A member of the Federal House of Representatives representing Abeokuta North, Obafemi/Owode and Odeda federal constituency of Ogun State, Hon. Olumide Osoba has empowered over 200 persons comprising youths and artisans in his constituency.
The event, which was a town hall meeting had in attendance, party leaders across all wards of the three local government area, Party faithfuls and constituents.
The programme held in GRA, Abeokuta,
According to him: “It is my covenant to ably represent and do resoundingly well for my constituents through the intervention /constituency projects’ platform provided us by the National Assembly as representatives of the people, who knows the spots where shoes pinch the masses.”
He said, the gesture is also a way to transform the lives of the young people.
Hon. Osoba said: “The programme is aimed at empowering the beneficiaries to start their entrepreneurial journey and enhance their independence. Empowering them will yield further benefits for society when they grow their businesses, employ others and take adequate care of their dependents.”
“I will use every medium available to me as a representative to bring dividends of democracy to the doorsteps of my people”
Items distributed at the empowerment programme include Motorcycles, Sewing machines, Grinding machines, Generators, and Deep freezer.
Also, Commisioned Blocks of Classrooms at Ogidan Obafemi Owode Local Government, St Luke’s Anglican Nursery and Primary School. Ibara Orile. Abeokuta North and Oke Ona United School (OUS) Iberekodo, Abeokuta North
He urged them to make best use of the items for the purpose for which it was given as an empowerment tool.
He reiterated his promise to remain resolute to the yearnings of his constituents.
While recounting his achievements since he assumed office, Osoba listed the electrification projects in some selected markets , training of over 5,000 people and other laudable projects.
In his word, Hon Oludaisi Elemide,a lawmaker, representing Odeda in the state House of Assembly hailed Hon. Olumide Osoba for giving account of his stewardship and empowering his constituents to lessen their hardship.
The lawmaker urged party faithful to continue to support the government so that they can keep enjoying the dividends of democracy.
He pleaded with beneficiaries to make use of the tools.
One of the beneficiaries, Sunday Ide, from ward 3 , Odeda local government said “We are proud to have you as our Honorable ; you are projecting the image of our great party and the government. We are very proud of you. You are an intelligent and responsible Lawmaker. I wish other people to emulate your gestures and passion towards their people.“
The event was attended by party leaders, Lawmakers, religious leaders, students and members of different community and association Party faithfuls and constituents.