Rotary club inducts pupils as interactors to boost community development
Commmunity development through non-governmental efforts and volunteering was taken to some youths in Victoria Island, Lagos State when the Rotary Club of Lekki Golden inducted select secondary school pupils as interactors.
Rotary boosts healthcare sector with N90m medical cabins
Healthcare delivery in Nigeria received a boost as Rotary International procured eight Medical Health Cabins worth N90,375,000 for eight locations in Ogun and Lagos states.
Rotary set for RYLA 2019, to empower Nigerian youths
According to a 2018 report by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), the unemployment rate in Nigeria surged to 23.1 per cent from 20.42 per cent in December 2017, and this is despite an estimated total of 500,000 graduates produced by tertiary institutions in the country yearly. As part of its intervention, Rotary International, District…
Akeredolu advocates Rotary leadership model as clubs install presidents
The District 9110 Governor (DG), Rotary International, Dr. Jide Akeredolu, has called on local, state and the federal government to imbibe the values of Rotary in seamlessly grooming a succession of leaders. He made this known at the installation of Rtn. Emmanuel Eneh as the 36th president of the Rotary Club of Agege.
Dickson bemoans oil companies' activities in Niger Delta
Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has expressed dismay over insensitivity of the multinational oil companies to the plights of the host communities in the Niger Delta region. Dickson spoke when he received the Green Wheel Award from the Rotary International District 9141 in recognition of his contribution to environmental challenges affecting the region. The District…
Rotary commissions water project in Lagos school
Motivated by the need to provide access to safe drinking water, which is very critical to human health, Rotary Club of Lekki Phase 1, District 9110, recently commissioned its water project for Ebute Elefun Secondary School, Sura, Lagos Island. The project, officially commissioned by the District Governor, Kola Sodipo, in the school premises with the support of…
Rotary empowers 50 nursing mothers in Lagos
Fifty nursing mothers were recently equipped with 50 infant nursing kits as well as treated mosquito nets by the Rotary Club of Lagos West at the instance of the President of the club, Rotarian Sanyaolu Da-Silva at the Amuwo Odofin primary Health Centre.
Students benefit from rotary welfare, endowment fund
Twenty-five indigent students have benefited from Rotary International District 9110 Educational and Welfare Endowment Fund. Chairman, District Educational and Welfare Endowment Fund (DEWEF), Adeniji Raji said the award, which started in 2009 with four beneficiaries has increased to 25 due to improvements in the scholarship funds. He disclosed that for any student to be qualified,…
Rotary president visits, to launch financial support for polio eradication
Representative of Rotary International President, Mary Beth Selene, yesterday arrived in Nigeria to initiate a fresh financial support for polio eradication in Nigeria, among other projects. Selene, a member of Rotary Club of Madison West Towne-Middleton, Wisconsin, United States, said the new intervention is part of the global confidence that polio can be completed eradicated…