Women Empowerment for the Oja Oba Market Ayeka
Written by awawa on August 25, 2021
– Dimeji Osimosu and Yemi Balogun
The Regent of Ayeka Kingdom Princess Barr. Oluyemi Bajowa on Tuesday 24th August, 2021 empowered 25 women traders with the sum of twenty thousand naira each.
During the exercise which took place at the Lumure Palace, Ayeka, the Regent admonished beneficiaries to spend the money profitably, adding that it was her own way of supporting them. 25 people benefited from the money while the remaining 117 people benefited new shop space. In-turn, the rest will benefit from the Cooperative money.
According to her, the money is a soft loan and interest-free to be refunded in installments.
The women rained praises on Princess Bajowa praying for her to live long in peace.
The Iyaloja of Ayeka Kingdom, Chief Mrs Agnes Akintade while appreciating the Regent on behalf of the traders, described her as a woman with kind heart, adding that she is a great developer of human beings.