A non-governmental organization known as Empowering Destiny for Eternity Network Initiative (EDEN-I) has empowered 250 indigent residents of Ikorodu with entrepreneurial skills and free medical services.
The training which held at Old Winners Church, Ikorodu empowered participants with skills in snacks baking, soap making, zobo tropical drink and free health check of blood pressure and sugar level checks offered by Community Health officers of the State Government.
The Training Director of EDEN-I, Fatima Sanni said the need for people to be financially self-reliant and responsible for their families necessitated the decision to hold the training workshop.
She urged beneficiaries to put the skills in practice and build their dreams around it, noting that the
biggest confectionery business owners of today all started small.