The Senator representing Cross River Central Senatorial district and governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Prof Sandy Onor on Friday, 2nd of September 2022 gave financial support to 140 Students of the Senatorial district in tertiary institutions.
The support became necessary to ease the financial pressure on students as some of them are at home due to ASUU strike.
Speaking on behalf of the beneficiaries, the NACRISS WW Secretary General, Miss Winifred Ntaji, thanked the senator for the gesture.
She maintained that “the gesture is rare and and would not have come at a better time than now”. She prayed for God’s blessings and upliftment of Sen Sandy even as he seek to serve the state in the position of Governor.
The Central Senatorial Students Association Chief, Rowland Takon also appreciated the Senator.
Mr Taking stated that “this financial assistance will improve the welfare of Central students meet their academic demands.
Recall that in 2020/2021, the Senator undertook the building of classrooms, providing ICT materials, school desks and writing materials all geared towards the enhancement of our educational system being an academician. He has continued to demonstrate interest in Education and his commitment to the Welfare of Students in his constituency.
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