Director-General on Media and Publicity to Kogi State governor, Kingsley Fanwo has empowered the youth, women and pupils of Takete Ide, Otafun and Ayede Amuro Wards with wealth creation tools to reduce the rate of employment and dependence.
For the youths, he distributed motorcycles; women got grinding machines, hundreds of 5kg rice and hundreds of clothing materials while school pupils got customized textbooks.
Addressing newsmen after the program, Fanwo told the gathering that the government of Alh. Yahaya Bello is populated by leaders who love their people. He said PDP can never win any election in the Ward again as the people have confidence in his leadership.
A beneficiary of one of the motorcycles, Balogun Johnson said Fanwo has finally nailed the coffin of PDP in the Ward. He thanked Governor Yahaya Bello for appointing someone who is always giving back to the society.
Also, an Educationist and an APC leader in the Ward, Elder Joseph Olojo said the production of customized textbooks for pupils is the first of its kind in the area.
A beneficiary of a grinding machine, Mrs Grace Olowosiwa said she will put the machine into commercial use. He thanked Fanwo for always bonding with the grassroots.