By Aisha Cole
The Lagos State Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation has began skills acquisition programme for female victims of Abule-Egba explosion at Igando Relief Camp.
The Director General of LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, said in a statement on Monday in Lagos that the beneficiaries have been assessed and divided into different training programmes.
According to the statement, the participants will be empowered to return to productive lives having developed marketable skills.
Oke-Osanyintolu said that the skills acquisition programme was a promise kept by Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu to those whose livelihoods were disrupted by the pipeline explosion in January and March 2020.