VDT CEO, wife donate ICT Centre to Kwara secondary school
- February 23, 2022
- Posted by: vdtcomms
- Category: blog, CSR, Events, Information Technology, News, VDT
The Group Managing Director/CEO of VDT Communications Limited, Engr. Abiodun Omoniyi and his wife (Engr.) Mrs. Shade Omoniyi has donated an ICT Centre to the Okeya-Ipo High School in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State.
Engr. and Engr. (Mrs.) Omoniyi handed over the ICT Centre comprising three classrooms and four offices to the Okeya-Ipo Community Development Association (OCDA) and the Okeya-Ipo High School Authority on 19th February, 2022, during a ceremony to mark the 50th anniversary of the establishment of Okeya-Ipo High School.
The ICT Centre is well equipped with modern ICT facilities and other equipment including a server, 63 workstations, 13 ceiling fans, 7.5KVA inverter with tubular batteries of 5200 watts each, solar panels, 2 units of 200 Watt solar flood lights, 2 units of wireless routers and other networking accessories, multipurpose LaserJet printer (printer, scanner & photocopier), multimedia projector with display screen and furniture for classes and computer room.
Engr. Abiodun Omoniyi, the GMD/CEO of VDT Communications and his wife, Engr. Mrs. Shade Omoniyi, the Executive Chairman, Kwara State Internal Revenue Service (KW-IRS) had earlier pledged the donation of the ICT Centre on the 26th December 2020 during the 7th Okeya-Ipo day celebration and the 10th coronation anniversary of His Royal Highness Oba Saheed Giwa Opadoye (Oludopo of Okeya-Ipo), after the two were conferred with the chieftaincy titles of Asiwaju of Okeya-Ipo and Yeye Asiwaju of Okeya-Ipo respectively as an expression of gratitude by the Okeya-Ipo community for their contributions towards the development of Okeya-Ipo and environs over the years. In appreciation for the honour the community had given them, both had pledged the donation of the ICT Centre to Okeya-Ipo High School. And in March 2021, a dilapidated block of three classrooms and four offices was handed over to Engr. Abiodun and Engr. (Mrs.) Shade Omoniyi by the Okeya-Ipo Community Development Association (OCDA) and the Okeya-Ipo High School Authority, with a view to delivering a well-equipped ICT Centre for the school.
Okeya-Ipo High School and the entire Okeya-Ipo Community were very pleased with the donation of the ultra-modern ICT Centre which will impact positively the development of ICT in the school and community as a whole and encourage students of the School to show more interest as well as record better performances in ICT subjects.