…Gives Account of Stewardship In January
The member of the House of Representatives, representing Oluyole federal constituency, Hon. Tolulope Akande-Sadipe K, at the weekend empowered 200 women and youths in her constituency in cosmetology training.
Akande-Sadipe, who chairs the House Committee on Diaspora Affairs, also advised l beneficiaries of the empowerment programme to apply the knowledge they have acquired and judiciously make use of the start-up funding provided to them.
A statement by her Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Olamilekan Olusada quoted Hon Akande-Sadipe as saying, “This empowerment is part of my efforts to ensure the fulfillment of my campaign promises of Worthy Laws, Provision of Water, Good Roads, Qualitative Education, Empowerment, Employment and Power, acronymed WWREEEP, in Oluyole federal constituency through programs that would promote self-dependency within the community.”
Speaking through here senior aide, Mr. Kunle Fadiran, during the flag-off of the empowerment progrmame at her constituency office, Akande-Sadipe also gave an account of her stewardship in January to members of her constituency during the event.
According to Hon. Akande-Sadipe, though the motions and the bills moved by her on the floor of the House of Representatives have received acceptance and massive support, the development of her constituency remains a key priority.
Reiterating her commitment to the enactment of the Diaspora Voting Act so that Nigerians in the Diaspora can play an active part in elections at home to deepen confidence in our nation and commitment to economic collaborations at home, Akande-Sadipe said, “As the Chairperson, Diaspora Matters in the House, I will continue to fight against the sufferings of Nigerians abroad, including human trafficking and the case of Suliamon, imprisoned and on death row in Saudi Arabia. My position is well known on this, even on the floor of the National Assembly. The move to ensure Nigerians are respected anywhere they are in the world is quite paramount.”
In fulfilment of her campaign promises and indication of her commitment to her constituency, three brand new transformers were installed in three communities of Orelope Isale-Afa General; Papa Eleyele and Irepodun Ori-Oke Aanu in January; with 9 more ongoing installations to be announced.
In addition, “a borehole, with water treatment plant at Olubi village in Oluyole federal constituency has been completed, with the construction of 12 more, ongoing.”
In her score card, the House of Representatives member also mentioned the recently completed school classroom blocks, which include Ifesowapo Community Primary School, Boluwaji; Oyalami Community School, Orita Challenge; and Olode Community School, Olode all completed in January 2021.
The lawmaker further promised to continue in her efforts to make Oluyole federal constituency the pride and joy of her people.