A councillorship aspirant, Opeji ward10, Odeda Local Government area of Ogun state, Rotimi Adeyemi popularly known as Halleluyah, on Tuesday distributed notebooks to some primary schools within Odeda local government area of Ogun state.
The schools which benefited from the gesture include OLG, nursery and primary school, Mawuko, OLG, nursery and primary school, Opeji, OLG, nursery and primary school, Araromi Obe, NUD primary school, Ashipa, OLG primary school, Pala village, OLG primary school Onigbogbo.
Adeyemi while speaking with journalists shortly after making the donations said that the gesture was aimed at supporting the parents of the pupils to cushion the effect of the pandemic on them.
He also added that the gesture was aimed at complimenting the achievement of governor Dapo Abiodun in the development of education in the state.
The councillorship aspirant noted that education is the springboard to any meaningful development in the society.
He said, ” When our amiable governor, prince Dapo Abiodun ordered for reopening of schools, I decided to visit schools within my ward to give out note books to students to support them academically and to support their parents at this trying period. I have given out 2000 note books and I will not stop on that, i am planning to do more”. He added
Adeyemi maintained that the only medium he can help brightening the future of the young ones is to support them academically.
The head teacher of OLG, Mawuko primary school, Mr Oke Olugbenga Ayinla appreciated the efforts of Hon. Adeyemi, saying that the gesture came at the right time it was needed.
Also the head teacher of OLG, Opeji primary school said that they were so happy to receive the donation, saying that some of the students did not have writing materials.
She said, ”We really appreciate the efforts of Hon. Adeyemi for donating notebooks to our students because many of them are yet to get writing materials and we have been thinking of what to do to support the pupils but its a pleasure to have him here today to support the students with books, we believed if he is elected by God’s grace, he will perform more” He concluded
Some of the students also appreciated Hon. Adeyemi Rotimi for such timely support.