The Chief Executive Officer of Engineers & Planners Ltd, Mr. Ibrahim Mahama, on Monday donated food items to his alma mater, Tamale Senior High School.
The donation at the school’s premises, was done on behalf of Mr. Ibrahim Mahama by his aide, Rafik Mahama.
The items include 1,000 bags of rice, 100 bottles of cooking oil, 200 boxes of Mackerel and 200 boxes of tomato paste.
This is expected to cater for the students throughout the semester.
The school consumes 986 bags of rice per semester, but a total of 1,000 bags were presented to the school. Other food items were also presented to the school.
According Mr. Rafik Mahama, Mr. Ibrahim Mahama’s intent is to make life a bit comfortable for students and lessen the burden on government and school managers.
“Mr. Ibrahim Mahama sent me from Accra to come and present these various food items to TAMASCO, his alma mater. This is the number of bags needed to take care of the entire students for the semester. We hope the gesture will go a long way to inspire the students to study hard as they aspire to be great people in society.”
Receiving the items on behalf of the School, the Headmaster expressed his gratitude to Mr. Ibrahim Mahama for his continuous support to the school.
“It’s a very good gesture and this will help solve any food challenges the school may encounter.”
He said, as an old student of the school, Mr. Ibrahim Mahama is also putting up a 550 Ultra Modern dormitory for the school.
He said work on the project is progressing very well since work restarted last September.
The Work on the 550 – bed ultra modern dormitory for the Tamale Senior High School (TAMASCO) is 75% complete.
The project is fully financed by Mr. Ibrahim Mahama.