Chinese Community Renovates Schools, Builds More Classroom In Lagos 


To provide a conducive environment for Nigerian pupils, the Consulate General of People’s Republic of China in Lagos, in partnership with the Chinese community and Hua Xing Arts Troupe, Nigeria, has handed over the newly renovated primary schools in Okokomaiko to the chairman of Iba LCDA, Hon. Abiola Yisa.

The Chinese Community renovated 13 classrooms fitted with fans, constructed three new classrooms and a new security post, while also provided water tanks to enable the pupils have access to water while in school.

Speaking at the unveiling ceremony, Mr. Jin Mingyu, the Deputy Consul General of the Chinese Consulate, said, “This project is a good way to help the host community. China and Nigeria are close friends and that’s why we keep making contribution to the bilateral ties and friendship between the two countries.”

Mingyu said, “Over the past decades since China’s opening up to the outside world, China has been investing very heavily in education, with remarkable…

Source: Leadership Newspaper