Dennis Idahosa gives relief to Edo students, begin construction of Secondary school


The representative of Ovia Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Dennis Idahosa, has begun the construction of a Secondary School at Evbuonogbon Community in Ovia South West Local Government Area of Edo state.

This will save the students the stress of travelling over 20 KM to attend classes in neighbouring Ondo State.

Idahosa who recently completed the reconstruction of six block of classrooms at Ekosodin Secondary School, Ovia North East Local Government Area of the state with principal office, noted that it was part of the promised made during his electioneering.

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Idahosa further stated that he was moved by the plight of the students who have had to travel several kilometres to attend secondary school.

“When this is completed, the need of haven to travel to attend secondary school in Ondo State will not only stopped but will also encourage others to go to school.

“My responsibility is not only to see to its construction, but timely completion of the project as well,” he said.

Speaking at the Ekosodin, the lawmaker who bemoaned the state of the existing structure in the school, noted that no meaningful learning can take place if something was not done urgently.

He said decision to intervene in the school is also to decongest the primary school, where students of the secondary school receives their classes in Ekosodin.

“You can see that there is nothing in place to call this a school; the people now receive their classes in the primary school”

“I am placing priority on education because of the need to see that our children have a secured and better life.

“We are just not going to provide the structures as you see, we will make sure that the classrooms are equipped with furniture.” he said.

Other projects by Dennis Idahosa includes construction of six blocks of classroom at Egboha II primary school in Alfa camp, Okada East ward, Construction of six blocks of classrooms at Sule Camp Primary school, Okada West ward both of Ovia North East Local Government.

Others are reconstruction of Obanosa Primary School, Iguoshodin ward, reconstruction of Ezuwarha primary school, Iyorwa, Adolor ward, Ovia North East and reconstruction of Okoro Primary School, Iguobazuwa West Ward, Ovia South West Local Government Area.

He urged the people to continue to support the government of President Muhammadu Buhari for them to continue to enjoy more constituency projects.