Education is key – Itel mobile support primary schools in Lagos state – Pictures
Lagos, Nigeria (December 19, 2016) – One of the key factors for the development of a country is Education. itel Mobile, today, embarked on a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative aimed at schools situated within low income communities in Nigeria.
These communities where nominated by active fans of itel Mobile on social media. The initiative tagged ‘LOVE ALWAYS ON’ enables itel Mobile to reach out to kids living in the low-income communities whose parents cannot afford high-standard education as result of low or no tangible income; by providing them with basic school needs such as writing materials and school bag.
“itel Mobile continually strives to impact lives and the society at large. We are not only interested in making sales but want to go far and near to do more for our loyal customers and give back to the community. By doing so, we make a legacy the coming generation can build upon,” said Oke Umurhohwo, Digital Marketing Manager, itel Mobile Nigeria. “itel Mobile will visit two schools this December, then one school every month beginning from 2017,” he added.
itel Mobile visited two schools in Ajegunle today. One of the schools visited is ABQ Nursery and Primary School at Ajegunle, Lagos state. Kids at the school were excited to have itel Mobile stop by and branded souvenirs were evenly shared among them. According to Mr Quadri, Proprietor of ABQ Nursery and Primary School, “I am delighted to have itel Mobile visit my school as one of the shortlisted schools for this groundbreaking initiative. This visit means a lot to us and the kids particularly who will not forget this remarkable moment.”
Another school itel Mobile visited is Adewura Nursery and Primary School, also in Ajegunle. The kids as well as every member of staff welcomed itel Mobile in a very unique way. School items were shared among the kids after they had finished their special renditions. “It is a decisive action by itel Mobile to embark on a project like this and I’m glad that Adewura Nursery and Primary School was shortlisted among the schools to benefit from this project. I want to encourage itel Mobile to continue in the spirit of giving because whoever gives to others will not lack blessings from God Almighty”, the Proprietress said.
Itel Mobile promises to relentlessly do more for the society by introducing new promotions and corporate initiatives that will make life better for those that identify with the brand.
itel Mobile, established in 2007 is a major player in mobile handsets worldwide. Over the past decade, the brand endeavored to empower every individual by providing best in class, reliable and trendy communication devices.
Supported by its exclusive service brand “Carlcare”, the largest service network in Africa, every handset comes with 12 months of reliable after-sales service.
Since its inception, the brand has spread its presence in 45 countries across the globe. In 2016, itel sold a landmark of 40 million handsets, claiming the top 3 mobile brands in Africa.