Saturday, 28 October 2017

Linda Ayade partners SGWF to Empower Cross River state women

|Ukorebi Esien| 28th October, 2017

Dr. Linda Ayade, wife of the digital governor of cross river state in partnership with SGWF has donated items worth thousands of naira to Cross river state women across the 18 local government areas of the state.
The items which are business start up kits include items such as hair dryers, sewing machines, generators, industrial burners and ovens.

According to the commissioner for women affairs Mrs. …. The beneficiaries were trained on entrepreneurship before the actual empowerment.
The ceremony which took place at the Adiabo town hall in Odukpani LGA featured an interactive session between cross river state women and the SGWF.

One of the beneficiary miss. Eunice Attah who spoke to the press on behalf of other beneficiaries said she was grateful to the governor’s wife Dr. Mrs. Linda Ayade and the SGWF for finding her worthy of such kind gesture. She said now she can comfortable start her confectionary business and as a way of giving back and a show of appreciation, she will train other young women in the same line of business.

Earlier on, the first ladies from the southern region of Nigeria took turns to admonish the women present on issues ranging from health, marriage, entrepreneurship, child upbringing, finance etc.

Faces at the women empowerment and town hall meeting.