Remi Tinubu commissions national model nursery school

The First Lady, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, has declared the commitment of the Renewed Hope Initiative to championing the course of women and children in Nigeria.

A statement issued by Kwapchi Bata Hamman, the SAP Media & ICT, Office of the Vice President, made available to journalists in Maiduguri said she made this known at the commissioning of the National Model Workplace Nursery School of the Federal Ministry of Women in Abuja.

Represented by the wife of the Vice President Hajiya Nana Shettima, Sen Oluremi acknowledged the perseverance and dedication of working mothers as an inspiration.

The workplace nursery school, according to Sen Oluremi Tinubu ,will serve as a foundation for progress and a promising future for our nation towards improved bonding between mothers and their children.

The school, established in 2001, serves as preparatory ground for early childhood care, educational and recreational activity for children, was closed down in June 2011 after the police headquarters bombing, which affected the building.

Thirteen years later, the facility was renovated by the Ministry of Women Affairs under Barrister Uju Kennedy-Ohanenye as minister.

The commissioned workplace nursery school was renamed after the wife of former Head of State, Dr. Mrs. Victoria Gowon National Model Workplace Nursery.