Daily Archives: September 4, 2019


The last three months have been a busy and wonderful period for the BI Empowerment team, as it marked the beginning of the project empower Oworo. LOCATION: Oworoshoki, Popularly known as Oworo is an overpopulated low class settlement located on the mainland area of Lagos state. It is accessible from Diya Street, Ifako Gbagada and also from the Third Mainland Bridge. PROJECT VISION: Due to the high rate of poverty in oworo, the standard of living of the people is very low. The goal of the BI empowerment team is to empower at least 80 youths and 20 women by helping them to acquire business skills, sending youths back to school and also help existing businesses to expand by granting loans. MISSION: The BI empowerment team has been able to train about 50 women and youths in acquiring different skills and soon afterwards startup capitals would also be given to the beneficiaries of the skill acquisition program. Youths interested in acquiring skills in the technical field have also been enrolled in a vocational school. Through this project, a lot of people will be able to emancipate themselves and their families from their current level and improve their standard of living. ...

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