Skill Acquisition : Honourable Olugbemi Empowers Constituents
In what dipicts teaching people how to fish rather than giving them fishes, The Honourable representing Oluyole Federal Constituency in the Green Chambers, Hon. Olusumbo Olugbemi who believes in the enhancement of human capital as the most sustainable empowerment on Monday 19th of March kicked- off a skill acquisition program in collaboration Subject Matter Specialists from Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria.
The program aimed at equipping participants with requisite knowledge on poultry production and other related livelihood activities when completed, is anticipated to produce world class poultry farmers, value chain Operators in poultry production thereby adding value to the local content in Oluyole Federal Constituency, reducing unemployment and producting self-reliant youths who in turn could train and motivate fellow youths to become better individuals.
In his remarks at the event, Hon. Olugbemi admonished participants to take optimum advantage of the skill acquisition program as plans have been perfected to get them adequately equipped with starter packs after the training exercises to set up their own poultry business. The skill acquisition program is a follow-up to a similar training program facilitated by Hon Olugbemi in 2017 in which over a hundred youths from across Oluyole Federal Constituency were taken through a similar training after which they were given free start-up day old chicks, free feeds drugs and some funds to support their poultry business which today has made the participants employers of labour.
Honourable Olusunbo Olugbemi