In a bid to enhance the educational experience of students, Senator Sharafadeen Alli (APC- Oyo South) has generously donated computer sets, a power-generating set, solar panels/inverters, and furniture to schools within his district.
This is contained in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media, Akeem Abas, and made available to newsmen on Tuesday in Ibadan. Two schools, Ansar-ud-deen High School I, Oke-Ado, Ibadan, in Ibadan South-West Local Government, and Methodist Grammar School in Sagaun, Igboora, in Ibarapa Central Local Government, were the beneficiaries of this donation. With the senator’s donation, the schools will have access to modern technology, enabling better learning opportunities for the students.
The Principal of Ansar-ud-deen High School, Alhaji Saheed Ayinde, expressed gratitude and appreciation to Senator Alli for considering their school worthy of the gesture. He described the lawmaker as a renowned promise-keeper, praying that Almighty Allah grants him a long life and more achievements in the future.
“On Saturday, we received 15 computer sets, a power-generating set, solar panels and inverters, as well as furniture. We didn’t know such would happen this time, but it came from our Distinguished Senator Sharafadeen Alli. We highly appreciate this gesture from him. We pray that Almighty Allah will grant him a long life, sound health, and grace to achieve more in life,” he said.
Similarly, Mr. Taofeek Adekanmbi, the Vice-Principal of Methodist Grammar School, commended Alli for his humility, humanity, and dedication to serving his people and the nation. He acknowledged Alli’s leadership, saying the donation would greatly benefit the students, teachers, and the community as a whole.
“Senator Sharafadeen Alli is my senior in secondary school. I have and will always appreciate his kind leadership. This is a great one from him. This gesture will greatly benefit the students, teachers, school, and community at large. We are very happy about this. We pray God grants him the grace to serve in other capacities higher than this in the future,” he said.
A representative of the lawmaker in Igboora, Mr. Rasak Olatunde, confirmed the arrival of the computer sets and accessories, which were delivered on Sunday evening. He expressed gratitude on behalf of the community and praised Senator Alli for keeping his promises. The schools are eagerly awaiting installation, which is scheduled for Tuesday or Wednesday.
Meanwhile, Senator Alli has pledged quality representation with the reassurance of his unwavering commitment to the people of his senatorial district. He expressed deep gratitude for the trust and confidence placed in him, vowing to continue working tirelessly to enhance the lives of the constituents. Alli assured constituents that he understands the importance of accessible quality education and affirmed his dedication to improving the educational experience for students.
He promised to actively advocate for resources and initiatives that promote learning and equip schools with modern tools, such as the recent donation of computer sets and accessories. The lawmaker pledged to address and prioritize the pressing needs of the district, ranging from infrastructure development to healthcare access.
He stated, “Education is the key to unlocking a brighter future for our youth. It is essential that we invest in their education and provide them with the necessary tools and resources to succeed in today’s technologically advanced world. I am committed to bridging the digital divide and ensuring that every student in Oyo South has access to modern technology and a conducive learning environment.”
Senator Alli emphasized the significance of collaborative efforts in achieving sustainable development in the education sector. He called on the private sector, non-governmental organizations, and well-meaning individuals to join hands in supporting educational initiatives and creating a conducive learning environment for students. He highlighted the need for continuous investment in education, as it is the bedrock upon which a prosperous society is built.
The senator also used the opportunity to advocate for increased budgetary allocation to the education sector at both the state and federal levels. He stressed the importance of prioritizing education in order to equip students with 21st-century skills and prepare them for the challenges of the future.
Senator Sharafadeen Alli’s donation of computers, furniture, solar inverters, and other resources to schools in Oyo South demonstrates his unwavering commitment to the educational development of his constituents. His dedication to enhancing the lives of the people he represents is evident in his promises and actions. As the installation of the donated equipment takes place, students and teachers in the beneficiary schools can look forward to an improved educational experience that will equip them for success in the digital age. With Senator Alli’s continued advocacy and support, it is hopeful that more students in Oyo South will have access to quality education and the tools they need to thrive in their academic pursuits.