The Samuel Adjogbe Foundation (SAF) as part of its humanitarian vision, has donated academic materials to nursery, primary and secondary schools in Delta State.
SAF, a Non-Governmental Organization is reputed for routine empowerment programmes, scholarship awards and humanitarian outreaches to indigent individuals and small scale businesses.
Chairman of SAF and former Executive Director Projects of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Engr Dr Samuel Adjogbe, FNSE was represented by both the Foundation Coordinator, Mr Fidelis Adjogbe and Foundation Assistant Coordinator, Mr Marcus Uba.
The Chairman noted that: ‘Human capital development is a pillar for future economic growth, therefore, assisting the young ones through formal education is in line with that aspiration.’
He also promised ‘to expand the programme to include students of tertiary institutions, as the Foundation increases in its financial base’.
Forming the host of schools visited by the Foundation were the Ovwodokpokpor-Ogor Nursery and Primary Schools, Ovwodokpokpor-Ogor; Otogor Nursery and Primary Schools, Otogor; Mariere Nursery and Primary Schools, Evwreni; Mukoro Mowoe Nursery and Primary Schools, Evwreni; Unenurhie Nursery and Primary Schools, Unenurhie; Anglican Girls Grammar School, Ughelli; Government College, Ughelli; and Otovwodo Nursery and Primary Schools, Otovwodo, all in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State. The distribution of these education support materials took place on October 11 – 12, 2021 at the various schools.
On behalf of the beneficiaries, the respective headmasters and principals of the schools expressed appreciation at the gesture adding that the items donated would promote learning and improve the quality of education of the pupils and students respectively.