PHOTOS: 30 shoemakers from Abia State to depart to China for training programme
30 out of 100 shoemakers are set to depart for China on Friday to undergo intensive training in automated shoemaking technology as part of the Government’s programme to enhance the quality of shoes made in Aba.
According to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, the Government is paying for the tickets, feeding, accommodation and stipend of the trainees while in China.
The programme is put together by the State Government as part of her efforts to promote made in Aba.
Immediately they return, another batch will depart for same purpose.
The first batch has 3 non Abians who were carefully selected to join others.
Today, a prayer ceremony was organized at the Government House, to ask for God’s guidance and wisdom on the trainees.
Ikpeazu charged the trainees to be of good behavior, learn every single step and bring back the knowledge for others to learn.