BENIN CITY – The found/proprietor of House of Favour International Church (HOFIC) the parent body of Hofic Christian Academy, Benin City, Rev. Lucky Onaiwu, has urged parents to remain focused, steadfast, committed and accountable to the educational pursuit of their children wards, in order to achieve expected results from the children/wards.
He made the charge in Benin City, weekend, during the 4th graduation ceremony of the school held at the corporate headquarters of the church.
In his remarks, Rev. Onaiwu said that his initiative to invest in education was borne out of his desire to make life more meaningful to children, which according to him had remained a bench mark of his success.
He said that the school had made steady progresses since its inception, noting that it had trained children on both academics and moral values, especially to distinguish themselves in all endeavour.
He congratulated the graduads and their parents, while tasking them (the parents) to work harder to ensure the success of their children.
He cautioned the children against characters that could scuttle their academic excellence in order to remain the pride of the school as well as their parents.
He said that the school would commence its secondary school session September this year (2017), adding that Hofic academic is an institution where children are remodelled for positive change.
In a related development, principal of the school, Mr. Ikechukwu Emmanuel, in his remarks,said the event was divine, as the presence of God was everywhere that this year graduation.
The principal who tasked parents on good moral values to take their children to the next level, however, recounted several progresses so far recorded since the school started and advised parents to synergise with he school authority, especially the teachers, whom he said had discharged their duties to achieve the feats.
High point of the ceremony was the presentation of certificates to graduands, as well as honouring of teachers and parents present including, Pastor Elijah, Dcn Felicia Onaiwu and Pastor (Mrs.) Jane Onaiwu among others.