By Okwy IroegbuChikezie
Worried about the absence of the fun and fanfare that characterize Children’s Day celebrations in many Lagos State schools on May 27 of every year, Sterling Homes is perfecting plans to revive that tradition in a local Council Development Authority (LCDA) of the state.
CEO Sterling Homes, Kunle Adeyemi, who disclosed this to The Nation, explained that they were taking up the venture as part of their corporate social responsibility (CSR) which prioritizes education.
“We are taking off this year and we are starting with 27 primary Schools in Odi-Olowo/Ojuwoye LCDA of the state. We want to revive this tradition by giving back joy and value to the children,” Adeyemi said.
“It is our plan to celebrate this year’s Children’s Day in grand style, involving all 27 primary schools in the community,” he said, recalling how the Day in his time was a day of celebration for children as they looked forward to the…