OSOGBO – Mrs Titi Laoye-Tomori, the Deputy Governor of Osun State, says the state’s school feeding scheme, tagged O’ Meal, is part of government’s people-oriented programmes geared towards leveraging the economy.
She solicited UNICEF’s partnership to help sustain the programmes, especially the O’ Meal.
Ms Jean Gough, the UNICEF Country Representative, said her team had earlier visited some elementary schools and inspected some projects to confirm government’s claims.
Gough described the state government’s achievements as tremendous.
According to her, UNICEF is willing to work with the state government to promote people-oriented programmes such as the O’ Meal with a view to impacting positively on the lives of more children. (NAN)