By Richard Thomas, Ibadan
The people of Ido Constituency in Oyo State will again smile home on Saturday as they benefit from another empowerment Scheme by the legislator representing the area in the state House of Assembly, Hon. Razaq Mabaje.
An official statement by the lawmaker in Ibadan, said the programme holding at Ido Garage was in fulfilment of his electioneering campaign promises to give back to the people, adding that the scheme has been put together to cater for 110 members of the constituency, including widows and farmers.
He said 30 aged women will receive N20,000 cash each to start petty businesses to alleviate their sufferings while 40 farmers will get farm tools and implements to boost their farming profession.
He said others in various categories will benefit from items like deep freezers, sewing machines, granding machines, dryers and many others.
According to him, five boreholes had been provided in various communities in commemoration of the programme. The areas include Araro billage (ward 6), Oke Ola in Omi Adio (ward 9), Lani in ward 5 and Akufo ward 2.