FEYREP AMBASSADORS IS AMPLIFYING THE GOOD WORKS OF MARTHA UDOM – DEACONESS EKONG
FEYREP AMBASSADORS INTERNATIONAL which is a non-governmental group has one of its objectives of amplifying the good works of the wife of Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mrs. Martha Udom Emmanuel.
The International President of FEYREP Mrs Helen Ekong told selected newsmen during training of Akwa Ibom youths on vocational training at Iflourish Esthetique facial studio and beauty school, Uyo to mark 2018 birthday celebration of Mrs Martha Udom Emmanuel.
“We at FEYREP AMBASSADORS INTERNATIONAL thought of what we can do to celebrate Her Excellency, you know she is not a materialistic person, so if you thinking of celebrating someone who is more concerned about others than herself, you have to think of something that will touch lifes.”
We didn’t feel it is just enough to cut cake and eat rice and dance away, we know that Her Excellency is more interested in every Akwa Ibom Child, youth and women, she wants the best for them, we at FEYREP AMBASSADORS, we are only helping to amplify what she is doing, she is already doing too much. That is the reason behind the training of this young ones to empower them”
The trainees which numbered over hundred 100 were drawn from all the local government areas of the state. The trainees were trained on craft making (Ankara shoes and bags, beads making), Beauty Therapy Training (skin analysis, cream production etc), Computer appreciation (Graphic Design and Printing Technology) and Liquid soap making under Skill Empowerment and Enterprise Development Scheme (SEEDS).
The President of FEYREP AMBASSADORS INTERNATIONAL, Deaconess Helen Ekong further said member of the group taxed themselves to train the youths to make them self-reliance and empower them for the future. Mrs Ekong said those trained on craft making and beauty therapy training will go home with materials and creams respectively.
“We want those trained to will leave with material, like the skin analysist and beauty consultants will be leaving with free creams sponsored by us that they will go sell and make money, then start up something after what they have learnt today. Those learning craft will leave with raw material to work with, go home practice what they learnt, produce somethings then start selling to make money”
High point of the event was cutting of birthday, sharing of gifts and prayers offered for Her Excellency Mrs Martha Udom Emmanuel, Governor of Akwa Ibom State , Mr Udom Emmanuel, peaceful and united existence of Akwa Ibom State and Nigeria.