The Member representing Nnewi North Constituency at the Anambra State
House of Assembly, Honourable Nonso Okafor has built a three- bedroom
bungalow for three childless widows of the Late Mr Obibulu of Okpuno
The bungalow was handed over to the beneficiaries during the inaugural
ceremony of the project.
House of Assembly Correspondent, Chukwuemeka Modilim reports that the
widows are Mrs Anthonia Obi, Mrs Gladys Obi and Mrs Bridget Obi.
Speaking before the inauguration of the project, the benefactor,
Honourable Okafor explained that the gesture was to alleviate the
sufferings of the widows who had lived in a dilapidated house for
twenty years and to fulfill the promise he made to God.
He noted that the project is in line with his vision to accomplish
life touching projects in his constituency for the period he will
represent them to justify the confidence reposed in him.
Inaugurating the project, the Speaker of the Anambra State House of
Assembly, Right Honourable Uche Okafor noted that with the project,
Honourable Okafor has distinguished himself by being the first
lawmaker in the seventh Assembly to complete his constituency project,
even as he called on well-to-do individuals in the state to always
extend their wealth to the needy around them as demonstrated by
The Traditional Ruler of Nnewi, Igwe Kenneth Orizu the third who
revealed that Nnewi North Constituency has felt the impact of
Honourable Okafor’s quality representation commended him for his
In an interview, one of the widows, Mrs Anthonia Obi thanked the
lawmaker for showing them true love which they lacked since the demise
of their husband, adding that they have adopted him as their child for
doing what a good child can do for the Mother.
Each room in the ultra modern bungalow has full sets of seat,
television, tables, ceiling fan, cupboards, bed, among others.