By Simeon OSAJIE
In pursuant of its continual improvement cardinal policy as stated in the ISO Integrated Management System, the Management of Rubber Estates Nigeria Limited (RENL) has again presented more school materials including desks, chairs, books and bags to schools in all its sites of operation in the country.
The 2023 presentation was held recently in the affected State which include Edo, Delta, Ondo and Ogun State respectively.
Addressing the pupils and students before the presentation in the various schools visited, the Company’s Managing Director, Olivier Odoukou admonished them to make good use of the items provided as this will encourage the donor to do more.
The MD noted that the company will continue to invest in the provision of educational facilities to create an enabling environment for the pupils to learn. This he maintained will be done in the limit of what is available.
On their part, principals and head teachers of the benefiting schools thanked the Management of RENL for the kind gesture.
They unanimously mentioned that RENL has over the years proven to be a corporate institution that caters for the welfare of its people and institutions around its sites of operation.
They further noted that the Chairs and Desks provided by the company will go a long way to encouraging pupils to learn and promised that the facilities will be guided jealously.
According to their words, “Rubber Estates Nigeria Limited has proven to be aware of what we lack and have continued to provide these materials for us to ease learning.
“We are very grateful and promise to protect and make good use of the items to the benefit of the pupilsstudents.”
In appreciation, Prudence Osifo, a student in Estate Secondary School, Araromi noted that the action of the company is making sure that students get a better environment to learn is very much encouraging.
According to him, our school Estate Secondary School has gradually taken a new shape with the renovation and equipping of some classrooms with desks and chairs.
He further thanked the MD and his management team for coming to their aid at a time when they need these materials most.
The round of presentations also witnessed presentation of special bags and books to the best three pupils in each class as a sign of reward for good academic performances.