Dairy giant FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria donated a van, an industrial oven and cartons of dairy products on July 20 to students of Daughters of Charity – St Louise’s Special School, Ikot Ekpene in Akwa Ibom State, as part of its 2016 CSR initiatives.
Speaking to the school administrators during the company’s visit, the Human Resources Director, Mr. Tominiyi Oni, said “FrieslandCampina WAMCO is known to play an active role in improving the welfare of Nigerians by providing equipment for workshop and entrepreneurial training of students with special needs.
“We came to help these wonderful Nigerians overcome the disadvantages they face in employment, education or access to goods and services.”
The visit comprised a tour of the school; its workstations and boarding facilities, and lectures on health, safety and nutrition by FrieslandCampina WAMCO experts in conjunction with the Nigerian Red Cross Society.
COVER PHOTO: From left, Mr Jonah Ubong, Head, Disaster Relief, Nigerian Red Cross, Akwa Ibom State Branch; Mr. Tominiyi Oni, Human Resources Director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO, Sister Joyce Ikott, Administrator, St. Louise’s School for Special Children, Ikot Ekpene, Sister Genevieve Uduk, Head of Baking Department, St. Louise’s School for Special Children, Ikot Ekpene and Mr. Raphael Nwachukwu, Engineering Manager, FrieslandCampina WAMCO during the company’s visit to the special school, recently