Ikpeazu gifts cash to best performers Abia Students at 2016 National Children Arts, Science and Technology
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|Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu with the Students|
The Governor also gave cash donation of #500,000 naira to the over-all winner, Dority International School, Aba while the 1st and 2nd runners-up, Victory International College, Aba and Divine International School, Aba received #300,000 and #200,000 naira respectively.
Also, NTA received #500,000 naira, #500,000 was made available for the teachers of the students. Ministry of Education and Management of NTA were given #300,000 to carter for logistics of taking the students to and fro, Abuja for the competition.
Dr. Ikpeazu said he will not ignore the research of turning waste to wealth, which was one of the activities that gave the students the leading position in the competition and expressed hope that the children would become great inventors in the future.
The Governor, who assured the students that he was mindful of the efforts of their teachers, stressed that it takes patience to produce qualitative students and congratulated both the students and their teachers.
|Governor Ikpeazu with his Deputy, Sir Ude Oko Chukwu|
In a vote of thanks onbehalf of his colleaugues, Master Igwe Chukwuka of the Dority International School thanked the Governor for hosting them. He said the gesture has encouraged them much and promised that they will continue to make Abia State proud through their performances.