By Kingsley Adegboye
TWO schools in Lagos- Arch Bishop Taylor Memorial Primary School on Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island and Onike Baptist Girls Primary School, Yaba are the first to benefit from the upgrade of toilet systems extended to schools across Lagos State by IL Bagno Bathroom Solutions Design.
The Lagos-based firm which is the regional distributor for the world’s leading manufacturers of sanitary ware and bathroom fittings and accessories, provides total bathroom solutions, creating unique and innovative bathroom themes for both the domestic and commercial markets.
Handing over the upgraded facilities to the schools last week, Mr. Smart Akusebo, the company’s Finance Controller who stood in for the Managing Director, Mr. Michael Owolabi, said “the donation of ultra modern toilet facility to Arch Bishop Taylor Memorial Primary School is our own way of giving back to the society as a socially responsible organisation”.
Akusebo who disclosed that the gesture is an ongoing exercise that will benefit many schools across the state, advised the school authority to put the toilets which are six in number to their best use by their regular maintenance. He thanked the school management for accepting his company’s request to upgrade the existing toilet system in the school.
Responding on behalf of the school, Eti-Osa Local Government Area’s Education Secretary, Mr. Lanre Taiwo who commended the company and promised that he will ensure that the facility will be regularly maintained for it to last. The Head teacher, Mr. Ola Adebayo who thanked IL Bagno for voluntarily embarking on the renovation of the toilet system in the school, also promised to ensure the facility will be put its best use.