From GODWIN AGIA, Jalingo
The Maigodia Centre for Youth Development (MCYD), a non-governmental organization on Tuesday donated books worth millions of Naira to Sabon Gari Primary School, Jalingo.
The Programme Manager, Amino Usman, noted at the event that the donation was to help boost the standard of education in Taraba State
Usman explained that Maigodia Centre for Youth Development was committed to rendering social services in the health and education sectors, adding that it was currently carrying out health programmes in many Nigerian states.
Usman said;”The donation of books is out of our social services to the 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”.
Responding, Isa Ahmed, Headmaster of the school who was represented by Mrs. Comfort Yuwa, thanked Maigodia Centre for Youth Development 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 State, appealed for government presence to put the Sabon Gari Primary School, Jalingo into better learning condition.