The State Programme Officer of the Osun Elementary School Feeding and Health Programme (O’MEAL) , Mrs Olubunmi Ayoola has charged food vendors in the State to always provide quality food and fruits for pupils in Public Elementary Schools.
Mrs Ayoola ,who was represented by Operation Officer, Mr Olabode Akinjogbin gave the charge while on inspection tour to Elementary Schools in Egbedore, Ede North and Ede South Local Government Areas of the State.
She said Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola led administration is spending huge resources on school feeding and this has earned the State international recognition and a model for other States.
Mrs Ayoola therefore warned food vendors to always serve fruits as provided in the menu table .
In their separate remarks, the Head Teachers in Community Elementary School Olorunsogo, St George RCM Ofatedo, Agbonran Model Elementary School and YTD Elementary School, Obada, Ede, commended the State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola for providing free food for the school pupils. They then said it has greatly increased enrolment in schools.
Part of the inspection team were Mrs Taiwo F. O, Messrs Kunle Alao, Femi Opatayo, and a host of others.