MTN Nigeria, the operator of the largest mobile telecommunication network in Nigeria, through her outreach branch -MTN Foundation has donated furniture, books, mathematical sets as well as raincoats valued at N10m to two schools in Lagos State.
The two benefiting secondary schools were located at Ikorodu LGA of Lagos and includes Oriwu Model Junior/Senior College and the Oreyo Junior/Senior Grammar School.
While receiving the items on behalf of the schools, the Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Olayinka Oladunjoye thanked the MTN foundation for their contribution to eradicating illiteracy through investment into education.
She, further urged the pupils and their teachers to make judicious use of the facilities and books. Oladunjoye noted that the government could not do it alone hence; it needed the support of corporate organisations as well as individuals.