Mr Jude Ekuenobe, the Chief Executive Officer of Tiate’s Glamor, a make-up studio with modern equipment situated in Benin has said he setup the studio for his wife in order to help train the downtrodden particularly the emotionally down so that they can also earn a living.
Ekuenobe who disclosed this at the formal opening ceremony of the studio on Sunday, said to his establishment is set to offer two weeks training on make-up and other services which will be handled by his wife who is in charge of the firm.
He added that setting up the firm was a a way of giving back to the society after getting much from it.
“It is a make up studio and I actually set it up for my wife to train people in terms of make-up, tying of Gele, bridal hair, fixing of nails, piercing of nose, etc.
“The major reason why I set up this studio is because I want to also give back to the society.
“After my 2020 experience where I was emotionally down, I deem it fit to establish this so as to help those that are emotionally down.”
He continues, “It will help those who do not have any to do to be engaged. It will help them to be engaged and be celebrated.
“It is a unisex studio – for both male and female. A man can learn how to tire gele; a man can learn how to make up.”
Also speaking, the Managing Director of the firm who happens to be wife of the CEO, Mrs. Sonia Ekuenobe, said the firm was to help those that are emotionally and phycologically down.
She added that the training, “is to help them. The two weeks training will cover make-up, tying of Gele, fixing nails. So, anyone interested can come for the training inorder to be empowered.”