The Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Airtel Nigeria, Mr. Segun Ogunsanya, Speaking recently at the commissioning of its newly adopted school, Yahaya Hamza Primary school, Zaria, Kaduna State; reiterated access to quality primary education is a fundamental right for every child. When he said
“We believe good education is a human right. It is a ticket to prosperity. It creates a level field for everyone to succeed. In recognition of the role education plays in the development of a community, Airtel Nigeria has decided, as part of our Corporate Social Responsibility vision, to adopt Yahaya Hamza Primary School in Zaria. Airtel’s school adoption is a long term partnership to nurture and empower underprivileged children.”
The Nigerian Telecommunications Giant AIRTEL Nigeria reaffirms its dedication to quality primary education through its Adopt-a-School programme that offers underprivileged children access to good and quality education in a conducive and right environment. This programme intends to provide children with all the required and necessary materials for effective and productive learning and study.
The previously mentioned Yahaya Hamza Primary School joins the list of five other Airtel adopted primary schools spread across Nigeria which includes; Oremeji Primary School II, Ajegunle, Lagos, St. John’s Primary School, Oke-Agbo, Ijebu-Igbo, Ogun, Community Primary School, Amumara, Imo, Iyeru Okin Primary School, Ilara-Mokin, Kwara and Presbyterian Primary School, Ediba, Cross River State that have enjoyed transformation from the provision of ultra modern classroom blocks, borehole, furniture, uniforms, bags and other essential educational materials annually.