The Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District in the upper chambers of the National Assembly, Senator Peter Onyeluka Nwaoboshi, will on Saturday (17/12/2016) empower people from Delta North Senatorial District.

A member of the organising committee of the ceremony, Mr. Patrick Ukah, in a statement in Asaba said that the event will hold at the Cenotaph, Asaba, by 12noon prompt.

Mr. Ukah, who is also the Delta State Commissioner for Information, stated that the empowerment scheme is for people from the nine Local Government Areas in Delta North Senatorial District who will receive empowerment packs and cash donations.

According to Mr. Ukah, the State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, will be the Special Guest of Honour during the event expected to be attended by eminent personalities from within and outside the state.

The Board of Trustees of Obi Francis Nwaoboshi Foundation (OFNF), which will manage a N150m Endowment Fund for Youth Development and Empowerment Programme, will also be inuagurated during the ceremony.

The foundation is being packaged by Senator Nwaoboshi in memory of his late father, Obi Francis Nwaoboshi.