A chieftain of the All progressive Congress and the General Overseer of….. Amb Bishop Dr. Emeka Micheal Nwankpa empowered over 5000 widows, artisans, youths in his 16th Edition of “widows must smile” yearly program.
Addressing news men in his country home during the event Bishop Nwankpa said firstly “my inspiration is from God who is a giver. As a man of God, we must practice fully what we preach. God says Give, he also gave his only begotten son, so as a child of God, I must give, secondly this is umukalu village, I know that we were once one of the poorest families in this community, their was no hope of common food but look at me today, God has blessed me,and in appreciation, I must give hope to the indigent members of the society. My heart will be so happy and I will sleep well today
Also speaking, the coordinator of Emeka Nwankpa foundation Mr. Chinaesom revealed that the item ranging from rice, sowing machines, motorcycles, dryers, wrappers etc must get to every widow who is present in this program today. In his words, as you can see, we are ready, I can assure you that every widow, who is here today must get atleast one item and must leave this program happy.
Furthermore, Mr Achilefu who is the state leader of Lions Squad said that most members of his pro group were selected and will be empowered today. He thank God for the Man Bishop Nwankpa Nwankpa and prayed to God to continue to bless him.
One of the recipient’s, mrs Lovina Adiele said that Bishop Nwankpa has always provided for the widows as she was full of Praise
Also John Amadi who received a motorcycle thanked Bishop Nwankpa for given him a means of livelihood.