…insists ‘only returnees filled slot allotted to Taskforce’
The Edo State Taskforce Against Human Trafficking (ETAHT) has expressed appreciations to Senator Mathew Urhoghide (Edo South Senatorial District) and the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs for a two-week intensive training programme on poultry farming for some returnees in the state.
In a statement, Chairman of the Taskforce, Prof. Yinka Omorogbe, said the training adds to the long list of support programmes being implemented by the state government to reintegrate the returnees back into the society.
Omorogbe, who is also the Commissioner for Justice and Attorney General of Edo State, stated that the “slots allotted to the Taskforce were filled only by returnees, who put up a good showing at the sessions.”
She said the Taskforce submitted a list returnees to organisers of the training and while some have been trained, others are shortlisted to commence training shortly, noting,, “We commend the decision by…