The member representing Bateren ward in Warri South West Local Government legislative council, Hon. Emiko Odin-Etuwewe has offered five secondary school students in his ward N25, 000 per annual scholarship, noting that the program will be a continuous one for the pupils in rural communities
Etuwewe, made this known yesterday in Bateren primary while distributing books, sandals and bags to pupils returning to class for a new term.
According to him, the programme is aimed at encouraging pupils to focus on their education.
“The program prompted new pupils to be admitted into schools’’.
He appealed to the co-operate organization to support and encourage pupils in rural communities