Today the Unity Hall of Mkpat Enin Local Government Council was agog with life as the First Lady of Akwa Ibom State, Deaconess Martha Udom Emmanuel and other dignitaries converged for the Grand Women Empowerment Celebration and SME Exhibition.
The event which was tagged” Repositioning Women for Success” was organized by Mboho Uforo Mkpat Enin (MUME) the pet project of wife of the Executive Chairman, Mkpat Enin Local Government Area, Mrs. Ima-Abasi Ekanem Brown.
Speaking at the event, Deaconess Emmanuel applauded Mrs Brown for the significant and important initiative which aligns with the vision of His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel’s drive to empower Akwa Ibomites to greatness.
Mrs Ima-Abasi Brown through MUME has positively impacted on the lives of Mkpat Enin women to be independent, financially stable and contribute to the well-being of their homes.
120 women were given financial support as Startups for businesses while 60 other women received #50,000 naira each as grants.
Below are photos from the event: