The lawmaker representing Ondo Central Senatorial District, Chief Tayo Alasoadura has relieved residents of Ipinsha in Akure local government area of Ondo state of the power outage being experienced in the community for several months back.
He donated a new 500KVA transformer to the sleepy town near Akure,the Ondo state capital amid encomiums.
The lawmaker, who hailed the community for bearing the hardship and maintaining peace during the blackout, said the transformer had become a critical need of Ipinsha town, which called for urgent intervention.
Alasoadura said the intervention was a response from members of the community that believed in his passion to assist people especially in his district.
According to him, the community needed light as an area, where small-scale businesses thrives.
He said “By providing this 500 KVA transformer, we believe all those operating small scale businesses such as barbing, tailoring, welding and others will get back to business immediately
The excited monarch of the town, Akapinsa of Ipinsa, Oba Omoniyi Olufunmilayo lauded the lawmaker for his kind gesture.
He noted the importance of electricity in any community, stressing that without it economy and essentials of life would not grow.
The monarch assured that the infrastructure would be protected and judiciously used to bring life back to the ancient community.