Nzara, 17th August 2018. The Catholic Bishop of Tombura-Yambio yesterday paid a visit to Equatoria Teak Company in Nzara County of Gbudue State.
Equatoria Teak Company is one of the Companies in Greater Western Equatoria which has touched the life of so many people in Gbudue state by creating Jobs for the young people. Over one thousand local population is working in this company.
Bishop Eduardo Hiiboro Kusala says he likes the company because they have a program of maintaining the environment.
Adding that after cutting the teaks they are now helping in making seedlings and planting new farms of the same teaks.
The Bishop appreciates the company for the initiative of planting variety of coffee trees and employing hundreds of young people who are not only making money but also learning the work on the ground.
Bishop Hiiboro appreciates the Government of Gbudue state for collaborating with that company and asking them to hold on to that project because there’s future in it.
The managing director for Equatoria teak Ian Peterson William says the work has not been easy but it needs patience and dedication because he needs to build the future of the young people.
He adds that they can not only cut but to also plant so that there’s job for future generation.
Yabua Nursery agriculture technician Tartizio Wndu Bimo who is dealing with the production of coffee, vegetables and other agricultural aspects under Equatoria teak company says he has raised more than 16,000 seedlings of coffee for next year transplantation.
The speakers were speaking to Anisa FM radio yesterday in Nzara County.