Rotimi Agboluaje, Ibadan
The Caretaker Committee in Ibarapa Central Local Government area in Oyo State on Wednesday inaugurated a block of the classrooms at three schools across the two towns in the council.
Speaking at the inauguration ceremony both in Igboora and Idere, Mr. Akinyemi Akinlabi, the Caretaker Chairman of the council, described it has another major investment in education.
Akinlabi pointed out that such was part of the administration’s commitment to educational uplift in the council area, describing it as a replication of the state government’s giant strides in educational sector. Stressing that the giant strides of state government in the education sector could only be completed by replicating such and providing enabling environment for learning in the council areas.
The council chief urged the schools management, pupils and the people of the council area to make good use of the facilities, adding such was the assistance to be rendered by them as good ambassadors of the nation.
He, however, called on the well- meaning members of the society to join the government in contributing meaningfully to the society as such would bring about their much desired egalitarian society.
Two of the newly inaugurated classroom blocks were inaugurated at Roman Catholic Primary School, Pako and Ansar-ud-deen Primary School, Sekere both in Igboora, while the other was at Methodist Primary School, Idere.
The inauguration was attended by Mr. Adelore Atanda, Caretaker Chairman, Ibarapa East Local Government, Mr. Niyi Ojewola, Secretary to the Local Government, Mr. Suraj Adegbite, the council’s Liaison Officer and hosts of others was performed by Oba Kingsley Onikola, the Onidere of Idere, Pa Bashiru Bolarinwa and Chief Ezekiel Morakinyo.