With the continuation of their Safety Awareness campaign, the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) donated life jackets to students at Whanyinna School in the Makoko area of Lagos State on Thursday 4th of April 2023
Located in the coastal Area of Makoko Lagos, the school is owned by whanyinna Children Foundation, a charity organization that uses education to combat child labour, illiteracy, malnutrition, crime and health in Lagos State.
Whanyinna School has partnered with Chess in Slums Africa to enroll and educate out-of-school children. As part of its commitment to the school, Chess in Slums Africa strives to facilitate training and technical support and teach the children how to play chess.
LASWA officials educate the students on safety precautions, especially how to wear a lifejacket properly. The students and Laswa team also engaged in an enlightening Chess game while taking a tour of the area.