The Federal Lawmaker from Bayelsa State, Hon. Israel Sunny-Goli has empowered about 850 members of his constituents in the 23 wards of Brass/Nembe Federal Constituency with Entrepreneurship/Empowerment equipments to aide Local Soap Production and Business Skills.
Hon. Sunny-Goli, who made the presentation in Nembe-Bassanbiri in Nembe Local Gover ment Area of the State, said he is ready to set the pace and bring people oriented projects and empowerment to the grassroot and his constituents.
According to Sunny-Goli, “We have sponsored motions bothering on the ravaging erosion of communities and many other beneficial motions co-sponsored with other lawmakers.
In our first six months, we were able to mount solar street lights in Beletieama and Liama Communities respectively, as well as attract an educational training programme (through NIEPA) for educational stakeholders in the Constituency. “
” Let me quickly inform you at this juncture that, between January and March 2021, a lot of our communities that are without electricity will be illuminated; because the rural solar-light electrification projects I facilitated will be mobilized to some communities to execute the projects. The portable water projects, which I facilitated, will equally be completed in some communities.”
He also said several other projects such as Solar Powered Borehole, Solar Street Light and construction of Town Halls are still in the pipeline to be executed, ” For record purposes, in his first six months on assumption of duty as Federal Lawmaker, i was able to facilitates Solar Street Light project to Liama and Belietiema Communities in Brass LGA.”
“And Educational Advancements Training were also carried out in Nembe and Brass LGAs, with cash transfers given to the beneficiaries for encouragement in 2019. Also, about 6 of our youths have also been helped to apply for supports to study abroad. We have also provided different kinds of palliatives during the Covid-19 lockdown. My dear good people, let me assure you that we plan to do more next year, by the grace of God. “
” We have helped to facilitate more than 50 persons from our constituency to compete for different federal MDAs jobs. We have also helped about 15 of our people to compete for different federal government financial assistants.”
A total of 850 persons across Brass/Nembe Federal Constituency were empowered with capacity building equipments including Trycircles, 75 Motorcycles, Sewing Machines, and Hair Dryers and power Generating sets.
The beneficiaries were carefully and equitably selected six Per Wards across the 23 Wards that makes up the Federal Constituency and special recognition was given to some specific stakeholders across the Constituency such as Chiefs, Elders, Women and Youths across constituency.