THE Rotary Club of Abuja and the Aunty Jumoke Education Foundation have offered full scholarship to 60 children displaced as a result of the insurgency in the North East.
The 60 children were selected from the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in PEGI Community, Kuje-Abuja. Forty-seven primary school pupils and 13 secondary school students benefitted from the project.
The scholarship scheme covers tuition, school bags, exercise books, school uniforms and other school charges for the children, many of whom have been out of school for two years. The Club has also pledged to continue to sponsor the students every year until they are re-integrated back to their home communities. Read more