Capacity building: Senator Tokunbo Abiru empowers 1,250 market women with grants


The lawmaker representing Lagos East Senatorial District, Sen. Tokunbo Abiru has empowered 1,250 market women and traders with the sum of N50,000 business grants.

This amounted to N62.5 million empowerment.

Market leaders across the 16 Local Government Areas (LGAs and Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in the district selected beneficiaries from each of the councils.

Senator Abiru in his speech said he was passionate about improving the socio-economic conditions of his constituents adding that he will not relent in his quest to ensure there is greater good to the larger.

In his remarks, Governor Sanwo-Olu said, Senator Abiru has dutifully delivered the dividends of democracy in several areas and on multiple fronts, not just in the primary mandate of law-making, but also in terms of life-changing empowerment and endowment.

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