JB foundation donates MK7.9 million to university students

JB foundation donates MK7.9 million to university students

Former President Dr.Joyce Banda says access to education is everyone's right regardless of his or her financial muscle.

Banda made the remarks in Area 23 Lilongwe on Sunday during the hand over ceremony of a MK7.9 million to three University students.

The donation has been possible through the Joyce Banda Foundation in partnership with Yamba Malawi.

Joyce Banda presenting a dummy cheque

The former President fears for the future of learners from less previledged families who can hardly afford tuition fees in Universities.

Dr.Banda implored on stakeholders in the education sector to ensure prudence when giving supporting learners who are on the blink of withdrawing from school due to lack of support.

SOURCE: Zodiak Online