The Igbomina National Students Union (INSU), has empowered Igbomina students with start up kits, gadgets and cash in bid to ensure that the students are financial independent in their academic pursuit.
The 3rd annual empowerment program which was sponsored by YPP Kwara South Senatorial Candidate, Amb Olarewaju Abraham, took place on Wednesday at Igbomina House in Ganmo, Ifelodun LGA of Kwara state.
During the event, Sewing Machine, Electric Oven, Hairdressing equipments, Engineering tools, Cobbler Filing Machine and Cash were given to Igbomina students who were drawn from different Tertiary Institutions across the country.
Speaking with our correspondent shortly after the programme, the National President of Igbomina National Students Union, National Headquarter, Yusuf Bashir Olaiya, said that the gesture was meant to support Igbomina Students in the course of their learning, considering the economic situation of the country.
He added that the empowerment will continue, noting that, subsequently those that are yet to benefit from the programme will soon be reached.
While urging the beneficiaries to utilize the opportunity very well to replicate the gesture of the sponsor, Yusuf appreciated the Sponsor Amb Olarewaju Abraham for supporting Igbomina students.
The event was witnessed by Igbomina Elders, stakeholders, students and well wishers.