In its bid to play its part in the development of education in Nigeria, Stanbic IBTC Trustees Limited, has created the Stanbic IBTC “Education Trust” (SET) scheme.
SET is designed in a smooth and easy way to support parents to provide good education for their wards and the scheme comes with long term benefits.
Speaking on the scheme, Charles Omoera, Chief Executive, Stanbic IBTC Trustees Limited, said that the firm understands that quality investment in education goes a long way the economic growth of the country.
He said: “We understand the major role quality education plays in laying a good foundation towards building future leaders. That is why at Stanbic IBTC, we encourage parents and guardians to properly plan and invest in educational trusts like SET to avoid occurrences that might bring their children or wards’ education to a halt,” he said.
He added that SET is designed in such a way that bpayments are made directly to the institution of learning to avoid diversion of funds.
“With smart investments, attaining a great future is more achievable for our child. Whether it is primary, secondary, tertiary or post-graduate education, parents and guardians now have an opportunity to make contributions towards funding the education of their children and wards,” he added.