Lagos State Government has commended Fidson Healthcare Plc for its commitment to the academic development of Nigerian Children through its Astymin brand’s annual flagship programme, tagged Astymin Brilliance Reward.
Speaking at the 7th edition of the Astymin children academic reward program- Astymin Brilliance Reward, held at the Ndubuisi Kanu Park, Alausa, Lagos, the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Mrs. Idiat Oluranti Adebule said the Astymin programme, which is an annual programme by Fidson Healthcare Plc is a commendable initiative that will go a long way to enhance the academic performance of pupils and ultimately contribute to educational development.
Adebule, who was represented at the event by the Director of Special Duties, Mrs Feyisayo Obadofin, said Fidson has done well in encouraging children to strive for excellence in their academics by rewarding the best-performing pupils in Nigeria. She emphasised that children’s education is a significant aspect of national development that must not be pushed aside and encouraged all stakeholders, including teachers, parents and other corporate bodies to support the government by playing their parts in supporting the education of Nigerian children.
The Astymin brand recognised and rewarded the kids with certificates of excellence and valuable prizes including educational materials. These were presented by the Director of Special Duties, Mrs Feyisayo Obadofin alongside the Sales and Marketing Director, Fidson Healthcare Plc, Mr Olugbenga Olayeye; General Manager, Sales and Marketing, Fidson Healthcare Plc, Mr Ola Ijimakin and Marketing Manager, Mr. Friday Enaholo.