FIRST BANK Nigeria Limited has announced partnership with government and other stakeholders to provide access to e-learning solutions to children across the country in order to minimize the disruption to education resulting from schools’ closure following the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of First bank limited Nigeria, Dr. Adeduntan disclose this in a statement to newsmen that the bank is working with the states, United Nations Global Compact; innovative technology firms such as Robert & John to provide e-learning solution with the government approved curriculum for students across the country.
The roll out begins first week in April starting with Lagos State where FirstBank will support the roll out of Roducate which has been adjudged a best fit solution by educators, teachers and all necessary authorities.
The solution has the full curriculum on both the online and offline versions with the offline version of particular interest as it eliminates the challenge posed by data affordability he added.
This is to help flatten the curve and ensure the safety and wellbeing of staff customers and other stakeholders”, the bank said.