2,000 Women have profited in the first stage of the women empowerment initiative tagged Oko’wo Dapo which is a direct loan facility to women to improve trade as well as micro, small and medium scale enterprises.
The governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun explained that this initiative is a social intervention programme that is carried out of the desire to make life better.
Throughout history, the central role of women in society had assured the security, progress and long-term growth of nations.
Globally, women comprise 43 per cent of the world’s agricultural labour force – rising to 70 per cent in some countries.
Women are the primary caretakers of children and elders in every country of the world.
The importance of women is the reason for the women empowerment initiative
Oko’wo Dapo will enhance job creation, food security and prosperity of the people
He says the government is all about the people
Oko’wo Dapo is a tip of the iceberg, the first in the first in the series of social intervention programme of the current administration.