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AZUKA AND IFY FOUNDATION DONATES MATTRESSES AND PILLOWS TO COMPREHENSIVE HIGH SCHOOL IGBODO

Azuka and Ify Foundation, a charitable organization based in the United States of America, on Friday March 24, 2017, donated some mattresses and pillows to Comprehensive High School Igbodo, in Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State.

In their separate remarks at the brief ceremony held at the coppers lodge which accommodates youth corps members posted to the school, Mr. Martins Mordi, the Personal Manager and Mr. Chuks Chukuyem, the Public Relation Officer of Azuka and Ify Foundation, commended Dr. Victor Azuka Ubani, the president of the Foundation, who is always working in line with the mandate of the Foundation that every child should have the opportunity to learn and go to school; hence in order for the corps members posted to the school not to be distracted from performing their duties of teaching the students effectively, donated the items to the school when he learnt that the school was in need of mattresses and pillows for their corps members. They however noted that this was not the first time that Azuka and Ify Foundation have been extending such gesture to the school. The representatives from the Foundation encouraged the corps members and the school authority to ensure that they use the items properly, and advised the corps members that in life, we don't only look after ourselves but always extend such good gestures to people around them when they get into public offices; Noting that the presentation of the items is an opportunity for them, the corps members to understand that life is all about giving.

In the same vein, Deacon Matthew Okwaje, the President General of Igbodo Development Union, stated that Comprehensive High School is a priority point for Igbodo community, “whose sons and daughters are trying to see what they can do to uplift the school in any way they could”.

He recounted how Dr. Victor Azuka Ubani through his foundation donated science equipment to the school in December 2016 and in pursuance to that same zeal, has also responded to the request of assistance from the school by donating three mattresses and three pillows to the youth corpers residing at the school's Corpers  Lodge.