The Anambra state Office of the Governor on Disability matters in collaboration with the Anambra State joint national association of persons with Disabilities(Jonapwd) organized a one day capacity building workshop for Entrepreneurs with Disabilities on Tuesday 6th August 2019 at Prof. Dora Akunyili women Development Centre,Awka.
Prof. Hyacinth Ezeka, a USA based onye Anambra,Tax Administrator as well as a lecturer at the college of Business,Copping State University Baltimore, Maryland, USA facilitated the training sessions which was based on rudiments of Business record keeping.
The workshop was well attended by the various clusters of entrepreneurs with Disabilities including the Deaf,the Blind and the Physically Challenged as well as the SSA on power and utility Hon. Engr. Victor Meju and the Special assistant to the Governor on sign language communication Mr Collins Joseph
Inaugurating the entrepreneurs with Disabilities group, the SSA on Disability matters, Barr. Chuks Ezewuzie encouraged them to always put into practice what they have learnt from the seminar,as that would boost their businesses as well as enable them access micro credit facilities from Anambra state small business Agency (ASBA).
Delivering the vote of thanks,Mr Uche Nnadi former chairman, national association of the Blind, Anambra state, appreciated the resource person for finding time to train members of the Association without cost.
The chairman of Jonapwd Anambra state Comr. Ugochukwu Okeke charged the participants to live up to expectations.