Senator Kola Balogun, A Believer In Education

Senator Kola Balogun, who represents Oyo South Senatorial District in the Senate, is the younger brother of the 42nd Olubadan of Ibadanland, His Imperial Majesty Oba (Dr) Lekan Ishola Balogun Alli Okunmade II. He speaks on the circumstances of the emergence of the new Olubadan. brings excerpts:


The man, Senator Kola Balogun, is a firm and strong believer in good and qualitative education as the fulcrum for human development.

Senator Balogun, representing Oyo South Senatorial District, has not only been preaching the gospel of good education, but he is also walking his talk.
His touch can be seeing dotting the landscape within his senatorial district, putting smiles on the faces of youths in public primary and secondary schools and giving succour to their parents, through provisions of school materials.
Senator Balogun, living up to his campaign promises has been committed to providing and supplying study materials to some of the primary schools in Oyo South Senatorial District.
Among several other interventions in the education sector, he provided and supplied study materials, including plastic chairs and tables, big note and higher exercise books; English and Mathematics textbooks, office tables and chairs, generator, computers etc to three community primary schools.
The beneficiary schools included Community Primary School, Olomo, Iddo Local Government Area; Community Primary School, Oke-Ayo, Odo-Ona Ibadan, South West Local Government Area and L.A. Primary School 1, Oke-Oba Series, Ibarapa East Local Government Area.