As part of our effort to increase access to education, Hon. Adewale Temitope JAH sponsored the purchase of 50 free WAEC/GCE forms to eligible students in his constituency Ifako Ijaiye 01. These forms were presented to the beneficiaries on Friday, August 9, 2019 at the NRC Multipurpose Hall, Old Akute Road, Iju Station, Ifako-Ijaiye LGA.
According to Countynews Blog, the formal presentation had residents, beneficiaries and stakeholders in attendance. In his statement, Prince Kehinde Ojomo who represented the young and dynamic lawmaker charged recipients to maximize the opportunity bestowed upon them by studying hard to excel in the upcoming examination for a brighter rewarding future. He further said, Hon. Adewale wouldn’t want anyone to be disenfranchised of the opportunity of acquiring tertiary education. Hence, the reason for giving them the forms. It is important for everyone pass the exam meritoriously for further colossal success which will help at reducing the financial burden on parents.
The highlight of the event was the presentation of the free GCE forms to all the recipients by Prince Kehinde Ojomo, Secretary to the Local Government Pastor Ayo Jeje, Council Leader, Hon. Abiodun Akinola, Education Secretary, Ifako-Ijaiye Education District, Olamilekan Jogbon and Supervisor for Education, Hon. Babajide Atala.
The list of the beneficiaries is as follow:
Master Fasanya Segun responded on behalf of all the beneficiaries by showering encomium and speaking glowingly about the unprecedented opportunity they have received from the Honourable with happiness and much chagrin to their imagination while thanking and praying for him that his coast shall be enlarged abundantly. Pastor Ayo Jeje gave the vote of thanks.
Also in attendance at the presentation ceremony were Hon. Kamoru Summonu, Representative of the APC Party Chairman, Chief Ogundimu, Regent of Iju Ogundimu, Prince Adegbola Alayo JP Adedamola and Mr. Gbenga Agoye.