The Oba Ewuare II Foundation has disbursed the last chunk of stipend
to the Libya returnees.
It would be recalled that His Royal majesty, Ewuare II promised to pay
78 Libya returnees who paid him courtesy visit the sum of Twenty
Thousand Naira each for three months to enable them settle down.
The Oba Ewuare II Foundation also engaged the Libya returnees in
skills acquisition training in order to make them self-reliant with
legitimate source of livelihood.
Addressing the beneficiaries on behalf of Oba Ewuare II Foundation,
Princess (Barr) Ikuoyemwen Ewuare Aimiuwu told them to be patient and
steadfast, pointing out that there is more to what is already on
She charged youths to eschew violence and be good ambassador of Benin Kingdom.
The Face of Oba Ewuare II Foundation, Miss Ifueko Aideyan said the
foundation has been able to boost the morale of the Libya returnees
through the philanthropic gesture of the Oba of Benin.
She calls for support and collaboration from individuals,
organizations to help put a stop to illegal migration and human
trafficking in the state.
Miss Ifueko Aideyan assured them that His Royal Majesty will continue
to support them through skills acquisition and gainful employment.
Secretary of the returnees, Mr. Amawu Osamwonyi thanked the Oba of
Benin for the kind gestures and fatherly support assuring that they
will put it to judicious use and remain good ambassadors of Benin