The former Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. (Mrs) Oluranti Adebule has lauded Polaris Bank for her commitment to skills acquisition and empowerment of women in Nigeria.
She gave this applause recently at the graduation and anniversary ceremony of the International Women’s Society (IWS) Skills Acquisition Center, Lekki, Lagos,
Adebule expressed joy to the progress being made at the center to upgrade the socio-economic state of women in the state and Nigeria generally.
She said: “The IWS Skills Acquisition Center was established to create empowerment opportunities and promote self-reliance, thus alleviating poverty and increasing the level of literacy and vocational skills among women.”
Speaking, the Acting Group head, Customer Value Management & Strategic Communications, of Polaris Bank Bukola Oluyadi said that the bank would not relent in its commitment in empowerment women a and other groups in the society.
Mrs. Oluyadi added said, “Polaris Bank has always been conscious of the challenges women face and is leaving no stone unturned to help improve the lot of the womenfolk.” “This is one of the many initiatives we support to empower women so they can fulfill their aspirations,” she added.