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Free bus ride for students underway in Rivers

25 April 2016, 21:42

Port Harcourt - Plans have been announced by the Rivers State government to introduce free bus rides to students in the state, Vanguard reported.

The government has stated that the service would start in July, as the gesture would alleviate the suffering of school children not being able to go to school.

Also read: Niger parents urged to de-worm schoolchildren

Commissioner of Transport, Dagogo Fubara, has explained that the buses would take off from Borikiri to Mile 3 and also transport the school children back after school.

The service is strictly for students and must be dressed in school uniforms to enjoy the free service.

For more on this story visit Vanguard


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