*I wasn’t expecting it- Beneficiary
Former National President of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Pastor Ayodele Joseph Oritsejafor in collaboration with Word of Life Bible Church owned ‘Eagle Flight Micro Finance Bank’ on Wednesday December 26 empowered 1,074 people with various forms of lifeline.
Reports have it that 19 of the beneficiaries got mini buses, four went away with sewing machines, while 50 others received grinding machines and five persons got tricycles, leaving two beneficiaries with 32 inches TV each. One thousand sachets of rice was also distributed to some other beneficiaries.
Chairman of Eagle Flight Micro Finance Bank, Pastor (Mrs.) Helen Oritsejafor in her remark, noted that the bank has transformed millions of lives in different aspects.
While explaining that Eagle Flight Micro Finance Bank has 100 direct staff and over 200 indirect staff, Mrs. Oritsejafor averred that beneficiaries of the empowerment programme are big time traders, salary earners, low income earners and business people.
One of the mini bus winners, Mr. Sabastine Efekan Awen, shared his excitement thus, “I was very happy when I heard them called my name, because I wasn’t expecting it, I want to say a big thank you to Papa and Mama Ayo, because with this they have done, I feel very relieved from poverty.”
A tricycle winner, Mrs. Monday Love said, “I am very happy, because God of Papa Ayo has changed my story, life and my family.”