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Onuachu facilitates electricity to Umuota community

Johnny Edward

Genk striker Paul Onuachu has come to the aid of Umuota Agbaghara Nsu village in Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State by providing a 45KVA transformer, The PUNCH reports.

The area has been without electricity for years our correspondent learnt.

The 26-year-old forward who was born in Owerri, Imo State, but raised in Lagos said he hopes his gesture will alleviate the poverty and hardship in his village.

“It’s just the least I can do at the moment,” Onuachu told The PUNCH.

“I’m happy now that my village has electricity and I hope that it will help them live a normal life free of hardship and stress.”

Nantes winger Moses Simon also came to the aid of Obagaji Agatu community, a local government area of Benue State donating boreholes in September 2020.

The area had suffered basic amenities in the past before the Eagles star extended his generosity to the community by drilling three boreholes.            

Source: punchng.com