As FoodCo targets 1000 in Ibadan
By Dayo Adesulu
FoodCo Nigeria Limited has announced the first batch of beneficiaries of the Adegbenga Sun-Basorun Scholarship Scheme for indigent secondary school students in Ibadan, Oyo State.
The Scholarship, aimed at promoting the legacy of the late philanthropist and chairman of the company, Dr. Adegbenga Sun-Basorun, will cover tuition from JSS2 until graduation for 1000 students.
Speaking during a ceremony to unveil the first batch of 50 recipients, Ade Sun-Basorun, Executive Director, FoodCo Nigeria Limited, stated that the late Sun-Basorun was passionate about assisting the less privileged, especially children; and that the scheme will provide a platform for indigent students to actualize their educational aspirations as well as help reduce the burden of out of school children in Oyo State.