Front-line Senatorial aspirant and member representing Sapele, Okpe and Uvwie federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Evelyn Omavowan Oboro has said that era of N2000 empowerment given to the masses is over as the Urhobo nations needed persons with proven capacity to attract projects and provide means for self employment for its teeming population.

Hon Oboro who spoke to journalists in Aladja-Udu today listed various projects she attracted to her constituency as well as how she provided funds and created various avenues for people to get starter packs to be self-employed.

She appealed to the Urhobo nation to give her the privilege of going to the Senate as she has the proven capacity to attract  projects and provide effective representation

Responding to questions, Hon Oboro said with her experience in the House of Representatives and as a member of the House Committee on NDDC, she provided various inputs for several road, water and health projects to be located in various towns in her constituency

Hon Oboro said when elected to the Senate, she planned to have farm settlement in various towns in Urhoboland and execution of mega projects after town hall meeting and consultation with various civil society groups as well as in collaboration with other interested legislators so that they can pull their constituency projects funds together

At present, she is sponsoring the amendment of Nigerian Agricultural Land Authority Act to increase allocation from 10 to 20% of the ecological fund as well an amendment for farm settlements to be created in all local government areas in the country and standardization of farm produce

Some verifiable constituency projects and empowerment done by Hon. Oboro are - empowerment : (1) Cars,  (2) Tricycles a.k.a Keke, (3) Grinding Machines,  (4) Sewing machines, (5) Generators and barbing kits, (6) Hair dressing salon kits, (7) Motor saw, (8) Chest freezers, ( 9) Free Medical Care, most people who lost their eyesight as a result of Glaucoma and cataracts recovered their sight after they were operated on.

Constituency projects: (1) Building and furnishing of Iterigbe Health Centre, Uvwie LGA, (2) Building and furnishing of Agaga Health Centre, Agaga Uvwie LGA. (3) Building of the Health Centre, Ogunaja, Sapele LGA, (4) Construction and stone interlocking of Karimu Braimoh close off Ovie Palace Effurun , Uvwie L.G.A, (5) Construction of Corner Stone Road, Uvwie L.G.A, (6) presentation of over 30 tricycles to OKPE L.G.A , (7) presentation of over 30 tricycles to Sapele L.G.A, (8) presentation of over 30 tricycles to Uvwie L.G.A, (9) Orerokpe Solar street lights, Okpe L.G.A, (10) construction of Adeje Health Centre, Adeje, Okpe L.G.A, (11) construction of 2 classroom blocks at Egborode, Okpe L.G.A, (12) purchase and installation of electric transformer at Ugbolopkoso, Uvwie L.G.A, (13) purchase and installation of transformer at Ebrumede, Uvwie L.G.A, (14) solar street light project at Ohore, Uvwie L.G.A, (15) Aragba solar water projects at Okpe L.G.A ., (16) construction of road at Ogbe layout, Uvwie L.G.A, (17) Ughoton water project, Okpe L.G.A, (18) Ughwagba water project, Okpe L.G.A, (19) Erovho primary school, Uvwie L.G.A, and (20) construction of Okwetolor Health Centre, Okpe L.G.A

Others included (21) grading of Okwetolor road, Okpe L.G.A, (22) construction of Jigbale estate road and drainage, Uvwie L.G.A, (23) construction of Jakpa Elume health centre, (24) construction Eruesegbefe drainage, Uvwie L.G.A, (25) Amukpe water project Sapele, Sapele L.G.A, (26) solar street light, Ogbe layout, Uvwie L.G.A, (27) Okwitaire solar water project, Okpe L.G.A, (28) solar street light, Ogodo road, Sapele, Sapele L.G.A, (29) solar street light, Okusoko road Effurun, Uvwie L.G.A, (30) construction of road and walk way at Asheshe road, Uvwie L.G.A, (31) electric transformer, Ogodo road, Sapele, Sapele L.G.A, (32) electric transformer, Niger cat street, Uvwie L.G.A, (33) Umiagwa health centre , Okpe L.G.A,

Also included are some NDDC projects also influenced by Hon evelyn Oboro to her constituency. They are 1. construction of Effurun township roads, 2.construction of Ogbe layout roads, 3.construction of Umuedafe street Effurun, 4.construction of Eruesegbefe street Effurun, 5.construction of Okuokoko / to link Osubi  roads, 6.constrution of Sapele township roads, and 7.provision of street lights in Ohore and Adagbrasa road among others


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