By; NICHOLAS DEKERA, Kaduna
Maigodiya Center for Youth Development (MCYD), a non governmental organization (NGO) on Tuesday, donated books worth millions of Naira to Sabon Gari Primary School Jalingo, to improve standard of education in Taraba State.
Malam Amino Usman, the programmes manager noted at the event, that the idea is to help boost the standard of education in Taraba State and also mark the World International Day of Education.
Usman explained that, Maigodiya Center for Youth Development is committed to rendering social services in health and education and is currently carrying out health programmes in many Nigerian states.
“The donation of books especially teachers guide is out of our social services to education to boost the standard of learning in Taraba State.
“This has become necessary because it is part of our social responsibilities and to also commemorate the world International Day of Education.
“We have been doing programmes of this kind to schools in Taraba and other states of Nigeria. Our aim is to boost performance of young Nigerians and improve the health of the people”. The programme manager explained.
Responding, Mr Isa Amed, the Head Master of the school, who was represented by Mrs Comfort Yuwa, thanked Maigida for her philanthropic spirit to power the academic future of young Nigerians.
Yuwa, while praying for the gesture to be extended to other schools in Taraba, appealed to the state government to renovate the Sabon Gari Primary School Jalingo to provide better learning condition.