Ogun Assembly Member, Atobatele Flags-off Agricultural Scheme

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A member of state House of Assembly representing Abeokuta South constituency, Hon. Lukman Olajide Atobatele has begun to implement of his campaign promises which centers on youth engagement and empowerment. It is called Agricultural Scheme and Empowerment initiative.. This programme commenced on Wednesday, December 10, 2024. This scheme would benefit 60 individuals from diverse areas within the constituency and is in collaboration with the Soilless Farm Lab at Awowo community farm settlement. The program will introduce beneficiaries to various soilless farming techniques like hydroponics, aeroponics, and deep water culture, aligning with the United Nation Sustainable Development Goals for a greener environment.

To fulfill our commitment, each beneficiary received a stipend of Twenty thousand Naira. The flag-off ceremony drew the attention of professionals including medical doctors, journalists, political leaders, and agricultural experts, highlighting the broad support for this impactful endeavor.
The presence of distinguished stakeholders, including Hon. Fasiu Bankene (a former member of the Ogun State House of Assembly), Hon. Omo Oba Damilare Bello ( Sagamu constituency in the Ogun State House of Assembly), and Hon. Olalekan Adeoti ( Ife- South in the Osun state constituency), added glamour to the event. Their encouragement further motivated the beneficiaries to make the most of this lifetime empowerment and initiative.

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