Values & Strategies of Adult Literacy Campaign
Rotary Club of Onigbongbo organized a lecture to celebrate the Basic Education & Literacy Month. The tittle of the lecture was “Values and Strategies of Adult Literacy Campaign”.
The lecture was delivered by Prof Olasupo Jegede, Former Dean, Facaulty of Education, University of Lagos. He listed problems of mass literacy in Nigeria as lack of commitment, adequate planning, corruption and putting square pegs in round holes. He said that literacy can be a major tool for eradicating poverty, boosting employment, gender equality, family health among others. This lecture was well attended by Rotarians, community leaders, guests and friends of Rotary.
Plaque was given to the guest lecturer as award.