Issued #2MILLION cheque to pensioners, retirees
A member of the National Assembly representing Ife central/Ife East/Ife South/Ife North Federal constituency Honourable Ajilesoro Taofeek Abimbola alongside National Directotate of Empowerment (NDE) and Small and medium enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria(SMEDAN)has empowered 1000 women his constituency.
Speaking at the programme held at Ife city hall in Enu’wa Ile ife, Hon Ajilesoro said he partnered with the National Directorate of Employment (NDE) and the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) to help 1000 women acquire entrepreneurial skills in fulfilment of his electioneering campaign promises.
Furthermore, the lawmaker said the empowerment programme was his contribution to the development of his constituency and to alleviate the suffering of his people.
“My empowerment programme is a sure way of remembering my people and to say thank you for the mandate given to me to represent them.
He appealed to those who have not benefited to exercise some patience, adding that the next phase would accommodate them.
Presenting the #20,000 each to 1000 beneficiaries, Hon Ajilesoro enjoined the people to continue their support for People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
In another vein, considering the sufferness and hardship facing the pensioners and retirees in the state, Ajilesoro foundation also presented a cheque of #2million to ease their sufferness. The lawmaker also promised to help them being a member of Pension committee at National Assembly.
It could be recalled that Pensioners and Retirees in ife zone sometimes released list of their members who died untimely due to their financial inability to manage their ailments.
While appreciating Ajilesoro foundation, leader of the Pensioners and Retirees in Ife zone narrated their ordeal in hands of this present government and prayed that God almighty will continue to uplift Ajilesoro’s family.