SS Peter and Paul, Saint Theresa’s Catholic Women Organization, CWO and God’s Delight Gospel Assembly, aka Free Indeed, Udu native authorities area have been on Sunday lamenting, frowning and unhappy as a result of the Senator Representing Delta Central on the National Assembly, Barr. Ovie Omo-Agege, tried to buy their votes with a token of N20,000 , all throughout the title of empowerment.
Most of the women invited jealously refused to be bought with such token as an empowerment. The SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church Auditorium was empty on account of majority of the women invited merely refused to honor the PVC looking for, says they will not promote their conscience as soon as extra.
According to a watch fastened witness , “she talked about plenty of the Catholic women are lecturers, headmistress and retired nurses and by no means retailers nor widows, that the general number of women present weren’t higher than 50 women and they also resolve to put in writing down the names of some women twice.
One of the supposed beneficiaries, who refused to participate describe the scheme as mortgaging her correct and that of her youngsters’s future. That ( N20,000 ), Cannot mortgage her future, ” inform me! what is going on to I do with such lean sum of cash , these money belongs to all people with in Delta Central not some chosen Catholic women leaders, I do not need the money, there are aged mothers, widows and ladies who’re youngsters have no good job, these are the kind of people who should be mortgaged with such amount. Not me a retired head mistress.
“The essence of this empowerment is to encourage the women who’re into petty shopping for and promoting nevertheless have no quite a bit money to put into it, comparatively buy among the many objects credit score rating with promise to pay once more nevertheless with this N20,000 given to them, they’re going to now get their objects, promote and make their little good factors.
”Am so ashamed of Omo-Agege giving women and youths N20, 000 as an empowerment. That is an insult to urhobo people. Of what use is such a meagre sum of cash to vulnerables how far more market women. That over the earlier three years he has been seen given N20,000 each to 6,000 petty retailers in 20 markets nevertheless this Sunday, l have to extend the programme to church buildings by empowering over 50 women to boost their working capital as my contribution to humanity having fun with politics with our lives, it ought to stop.