From Augustine Agwulonu, Owerri
Henry Nwawuba, member representing Mbaitoli/Ikeduru Federal Constituency, has distributed mini tractors to farmers in the area.
The fifteen mini tiller tractors were distributed to multipurpose Cooperative Societies in Mbaitoli and Ikeduru Local Government Areas of Imo State.
Nwauba who was represented by Mr. Bon Unachukw, a former Commissioner for Lands and Urban Planning during Ihedioha led Administration, said his desire was to make Mbaike the food basket of Imo and the southeast beyond.
Mr. Unachukwu commended Nwawuba for giving the people effective representation through numerous projects he attracted in the area.
Speaking, the former Director with the Federal Ministry, Dr. Anselem Opara, lauds Nwauba for exhibiting high standard in the annals of representation in Mbaike. He opined that Nwawuba deserves the collective support and prayers of Mbaike people.
Responding on behalf of the Cooperative Societies and also one of the beneficiaries of the scheme, Kenneth Nwanguma thanked Nwawuba for his encouraging gesture which he said was the first of its kind in Imo State and submitted that the distributed mini tiller tractors will boost food security in the state.