Wife of Nasarawa State Governor, Hajiya Silifat Abdullahi Sule (first right) handing over COVID-19 protective facilities to the principal of Government Secondary school Nasarawa Eggon.
Wife of Nasarawa State Governor and Founder Silifat Abdullahi Sule Foundation, Hajiya Silifat Abdullahi Sule has donated COVID-19 safety kits worth millions of Naira to 248 secondary schools in the state.
At the distribution of the items in Lafia, Hajiya Silifat Abdullahi Sule said the gesture was part of her modest contribution to curtailing the further spread of COVID 19 pandemic in the state.
She stated that her pet project Silifat Abdullahi Sule Foundation would continue to work closely with the government to initiate programmes that would have a positive impact on the lives of the people.
Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Hajiya Fatu Sabo who described the donation as the first of its kind in the state called for support from private organizations considering the enormous needs in the education sector.
Items donated include 3800 gallons of liquid soap, 2000 hand sanitizers and 800 basins for hand washing to be distributed to 248 secondary schools in the Northern and Southern Senatorial Districts of the state.