In his avowed determination to affect positively the lives of youths of his Constituency and the State at large, the member representing Etim Ekpo/Ika, Mr. Emmanuel Ekon in the National Assembly has trained over 400 youths in capacity building, with a recent training of over 30 youths last week who graduated after a four months training on Project Management at Hyundai Heavy Industry training which took place at the College of Arts and Science,Elebele,Bayelsa.
Speaking at the graduation ceremony, the Deputy General Manager(Operations),Hyundai Heavy Industries Co.Nigeria Ltd,Prince Nwosa, congratulated the graduands for a successful completion of the training and wished them well in their future endeavours. He also applauded the Bayelsa State Government ,The Local Content Board for the enabling environment which has made the training a success.
The graduating students also spoke and appreciated the school for the enabling environment, the Local Content board, the Bayelsa State Government. They however expressed joy to the Lawmaker for the opportunity he has given to them to excel in life.In their words,”We want to sincerely appreciate our able representative, Mr. Emmanuel Ekon for the love he has for the youths of Abak federal Constituency and Akwa Ibom State, he has been Instrumental towards our success today and we are here today through his support and facilitation,indeed he is the best gift for Abak federal constituency ”.
The graduands also expressed happiness that after the Four Months training, they can do any kind of job,no matter the scope and budget of any work given to them which is made possible by the training ,according to them, they have started working on projects for companies and they have been earning a living for themselves.
In one voice, the graduating students passed a Vote of Confidence on the Member Representing the people of Abak federal Constituency in the House of Representatives and Chairman House Committee on Local Content for his outstanding performance and representation in the National Assembly. According to them, he is indeed a giver of hope to the hopeless and a blessing to Abak federal Constituency, they pleaded with the Abak federal lawmaker to contest the 2019 elections and be sure of their support.
Highpoint of the event was the presentation of Certificates to the graduands.