COUNCIL BOSS DISTRIBUTES JAMB FORMS FREELY TO INDIGENT STUDENTS IN OJOKORO LCDA
The Executive Chairman of Ojokoro Local Council Development Area, Hon. Hammed Idowu D. Tijani has distributed purchased JAMB forms freely to indigent students in the LCDA.
Hon. Hammed Tijani, while addressing the beneficiaries during the fifth phase of the “Youths’ Educational Development” programme of his administration, emphasized on the importance of the exercise for the students and those who want to acquire educational advancement.
He said “as part of the present administration’s promises during our electioneering campaign, also being one of the cardinal principles of our great party (APC) we will not relent in our efforts at ensuring that all the youths of the Council becomes great ambassadors of this country by making education affordable for them”.
In order words, education is a very important aspect of a child’s life and as such, I urge you all to strife to become successful, ensure that you fill your forms correctly and also study hard for the forth coming examinations” he concluded.
Also, Hon Oladipupo Coker, the Vice Chairman of the Council, thanked the Chairman for this beautiful initiative and also urged the students to justify the opportunity given them by the Council.
One of the students, Femi Yusuf, who spoke on behalf of the other beneficiaries applauded the Council Chairman for assisting them in the quest to attain greater heights in pursuit of their academic goals.
It would be recalled that this exercise has been consistent since the first tenure of Hon. Tijani’s administration, with the aim of cushioning the effects of educational expenses usually incurred by parents for their children and wards in Ojokoro LCDA.