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SME Grant: Promise Made, Promise Fulfilled, Thank You Senator Gershom Bassey

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SME Grant: Promise Made, Promise Fulfilled, Thank You Senator Gershom Bassey



Leadership and representation should be about the happiness and prosperity of the people.


The social media space in the last 48 (fourty eight hours) has been awashed with showers of praises and well wishes to the Senator representing Cross River Southern Senatorial District, Senator Gershom Bassey.

According to report gathered by Weetalknaija.com.ng, the jubilation came shortly after over 1,000 constituents had received credit alerts of N473,500 facilitated by Senator Gershom Bassey to enable his constituents boast their small scale businesses.

Over 3,000 constituents are to benefit from the said funds, according to Information gathered by our correspondent, the funds are to be received in batches.

The financial grant is meant to assist his people in their various Small Medium Enterprise (SME), businesses and to promote economic growth.

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One of the beneficiaries, Gershom Edem wrote ‘I am a witness to that senator Gershom Bassey xmas surprise alert of FOUR HUNDRED AND SEVENTY THREE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED NARIA #473,500. NO OTHER PROJECT IN CROSS RIVER STATE APART FROM GERSHOM BASSEY FOR GOVERNOR COME 2023. Everywhere in cross river state, the alert don dey fall on every roof my brother, one firewood woman for bayside got the alert and the joy in her mind make the woman want change her son name to Gershom Bassey.

Over thousand people collect the alert yesterday in calabar, this Gershom Bassey na political magician imagine the time where him come put smile for voters face the last day of November proceeding to 1st December. Senator Gershom Bassey you be Baba’.

Another beneficiary, Ekana Enene expressed that he was almost drowned by the alert he received and promised to put it into productive use.

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He also thanked the Distinguished Senator for representing the southern Senatorial District effectively in the red Chambers.

Another beneficiary John Ita said ‘Obong Ekpe has really made me proud.

So many questions were thrown to me concerning my die hard support for Obong Ekpe but today, with my two shoulders high I can talk and talk and proclaim the capacity and the sincere intent of our Principal, SGB to improve our lives in this part of the state. Long live SGB.

Senator Gershom Bassey does not hide palliatives in the warehouse but distributes them to his supporters in the district’.

Enoch Felix thanked the Senator and stated that he was going to invest the funds in fish farming. Val Nya said his wife’s shop was empty when the money came, but now he can restock.

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Other beneficiaries also expressed their happiness and equally promised to utilize the loan effectively.

Some said they didn’t believe when the forms were sent out by the Distinguished Senator.

A kitchen member of Sen. Gershom Bassey’s team revealed that the funds are in batches and that more constituents will benefit in subsequent batches.


SME Grant: Promise Made, Promise Fulfilled, Thank You Senator Gershom Bassey


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