By Nigbeke Perekontei West
Today as earlier announced the witnessed of registration for the HON. KOLADE AKINJO’s proposed an Entrepreneurship and Vocational training exercise at his Campaign office in Igbokoda, Ilaje LGA, Ondo State.
MAINNEWS learnt that, the registration of applicants which was held in the two(2) local government Area that make up the Ilaje/Ese-odo Federal Constituency witnessed a massive turnout, especially in Igbokoda, Ilaje local government headquarters.
According to Hon. Akinjo’s spokesman, Mr Ayodeji Omosowone, “this program is targeted at providing solutions to the challenges of youth unemployment, through the execution of direct empowerment initiatives”. He stated that, “The youths will undergo training in multiple vocations such as Information technology, fashion, tailoring, plumbing, welding/fabrication, catering, bead making, cosmetology, beautification and many other strategic vocations”.
Speaking about the program, Mr Mefun Tudor, the Coordinator of the program in the Ijaw axis of the Federal Constituency, “We are anticipating a smooth exercise from the start to the finish, as we have put all the necessary things in place to achieve that”.
Also, Mr. Sylvester Omoseebi, one of the Mekunu Koya media representatives, who was fully present at the registration centre in Igbokoda, said “I am hopeful that the whole process concerning this program will be a huge success”.
of the applicants, who preferred anonymity, said, “we’re not lazy youths as described by many of our leaders. We have always been ready to fully get involved in any entrepreneurship engagement. But quite unfortunate that we don’t have the opportunity equally”.
In his words, “we’re happy that Hon. Akinjo is introducing this program at this very crucial time without considering party membership. This is an evidence that he’s not reneged on his campaign promises to the people of the Federal Constituency”.