By NATION REPORTER
Chenguang Biotech Agri-Dev has committed to empowering school going children as a way of encouraging them to report for lessons.
On Thursday the company donated items including mealie meal, books ,pencils and ball pens to two schools in the outskirts of Chibombo district.
Vincent Wang the Company’s administration officer said the objective of the company is to grow with the areas it operates in.
Mr Wang said development for the community will take time but that slowly this will be achieved.
He said the company wants to create more employment for the local people.
Mr Wang stated that the company realises the importance of education hence reaching out to schools.
“We want the local people to have a chance to be educated and for t them to have quality education they need support from parents who are mostly employees for the Chenguang.
And Chibombo district commissioner Loyd Kayeka said the company is supplementing government efforts in ensuring that free education is effective and ensuring that learner’s learn in a conduicive environment.
Meanwhile Kakoma ward councilor Michelo Hankaya encouraged parents to take advantage of the free education introduced by government by taking their children.
The two schools that benefited from the donation are Mubimba and Kakunka primary schools.