Council organises free classes for students
From Fasusi Martins, Okitipupa
In an attempt to dissuade students from engaging in uncharitable behaviour and conduct during the holidays, the Caretaker Chairman, Irele Local Government area of Ondo State, Mr. Oluwatobi Akinbiola, has organized a four-week free coaching classes for students in the local government as part of his educational enrichment scheme.
The holiday lesson is expected to commence simultaneously on Monday in two centres within the local government namely; Comprehensive High School, Ode Irele and Joweri Comprehensive High School, Ajagba for the senior classes, where students would be taught subjects such as Mathematics, English Languages, Physics, Chemistry, Biology among others.
According to the chairman, the coaching was designed “to keep the students busy during the long holiday period”.
He stressed that the scheme is aimed at providing sound educational background to the students, and add value to their education so as to keep them busy with their academic activities..
The council boss noted that prizes, such as laptops computers, textbooks, free WAEC and NECO registrations will be given to the best and deserving students .
He, however, appealed to all the participants to conduct themselves in a manner that would not tarnish their image and that of their families throughout the exercise.