Congratulations are in order for a proud and happy Aba shoemaker, Prosper Erem of the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers state (UNIPORT), who will be joining other 29 Aba shoemakers to China for a 30 Day Workshop Training on Shoe Making & other Leather Works.
They are leaving to advance their handwork to meet up with international standard. This trip is being sponsored by the Government of Abia State led by Dr. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu.
According to reports, Prosper was once an interim Vice President of the Students Union Government (SUG), UNIPORT. She was once the Vice President of Abia State Students Association, UNIPORT Chapter.
Yesterday, a prayer ceremony was organized at the Government House, to ask for God's guidance and wisdom on the trainees.
Governor of Abia State Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu charged the trainees to be of good behavior, learn every single step and bring back the knowledge for others to learn.