By Mashe Umaru Gwamna
It was all tears of joy,when a Non -governmental organization (NGO)known as Shiloh Global Development Empowerment Foundation gave over 150 students and pupils of Royal Model Academic New Nyanya in Nasarawa State scholarships of 2020/2021 academic sessions.
President/Chief Executive Officer of Shiloh Global Development Empowerment Foundation Prince Emmunael Ezewuiro, disclosed this during the 15th inaugural ceremony of the Foundation.
He said that over 25 million children out of school system was due to lack of payment of school fees by parents and guidance.
”Shiloh Global Foundation took the educational gap as a desire to bridge in the large gap by embarking of educational rescue missions to save students and peoples out of school. “
Ezewuiro in his paper presentation titled “Harnessing the Greatness in you,and Letting the star among us shine Globally Excellently Greater(A Message of Hope), said that”Nigeria belongs to all of us and we cannot neglect such interventions for those pupils and students they are our leaders of tomorrow. If we refuse to help today they can turn out to be terror to society in future .
He said “ These talents must be discovered, nursed, harnessed, pursued with passion and the reward will be grand status of global greatness, wisdom, multiplication, authority, wealth among others. This will bring sense of fulfillment in the global great joinery of life.”
Consequently, the Commissioner of Education Nasarawa State , Aliyu Ahmed commended the NGO’s kind gesture that was very rare.
He urged Nigerians to emulate Prince Emmunael Ahmed who was represented by the Chief Evaluation Office Masaka Area Inspectorate office,Isahayka Mohammed called on the government to recognized Prince for his generous contributions to the plight of students and pupils in the community,locality and the nation at large.
Earlier, the chairman of the day, the Provost of EL-Elyon Int’ Bible College Seminar Karu, Dr. Silas John pointed out that giving Scholarship Awards like this one that Shiloh Global Development Foundation is doing, should be highly encouraged and commended.
He said this is because it affects the social and economic welfare of society.
Meanwhile, the Proprietor of Royal Model Academic New Nyanya in a Nasarawa State, Bishop Dr. Emmunael Agbaji thanked Shiloh Foundation for the ultimate opportunity given to his school, saying that parents should nurture their children for the divine opportunity.
Charles Nwaidwo, the father of one of the beneficiary student Goodness Nwaidwo appreciated Mr Emmunael for the golden opportunity given to his daughter to have education .