Sam Onuigbo. Image: Facebook.
BY LINUS EFFIONG
Speaking at the event, held he said it was in fulfilment of the promise he made to the youths and it was meant to improve their studies. “I have always been interested in the provision of quality education for our young ones. That is why my journey through life has always been highlighted by the offering of several scholarship opportunities to young people from primary, secondary, tertiary, and even post-graduate levels,’’ he said.
The lawmaker said since 1999, he had facilitated the construction of a block of three classrooms at Obuohia Ibere Community Primary School, which was followed by the establishment of a secondary school in his community.
“My conviction is that a conducive learning environment will help our young ones do better and continue to excel and maintain Abia State’s enviable position as the state that has consistently come first in the country in the West African Secondary School Examinations over the years.
According to him, this year, he has procured registration forms for students who wanted to sit for the West African Examination Counci l(WAEC) and Joint Admission and Matriculation Board(JAMB) examinations.
SOURCE: DAILY TRUST