AVAIL International Consults Ltd, AICL Education, an organisation set up to help students and Nigerians in general fulfill their dreams of studying and or relocating abroad, has unveiled a special quarterly career workshop for secondary schools in Lagos State.
According to Bola Agunbiade, managing director of the AICL Education, the workshop is designed to sensitise secondary school students in Lagos and Nigeria in general on available scholarship opportunities in higher institutions within and outside the country and also to educate them on their career prospects.
At the inaugural workshop, the AICL team stormed Bethel International College, Ojodu on November 23, 2016 and had many of their senior students in attendance, as well as some of their teaching staff, principal and proprietor to grace the event.
The AICL team which was led by Agunbiade also had Tennyson Sampson, the company’s project director; Femi Adeoya, CEO of Skytrend News, and Jude Emeka, AICL’s senior marketing executive.
On November 24, the team proceeded to Emcoy Favored College, Ogba, where it thrilled the students with talks of career and scholarship prospects especially for those intending to travel abroad. The career talk was led by Adeoya who is also an executive consultant to the AICL while the Scholarship Workshop was facilitated by the company’s CEO, and assisted by Sampson.
The team also visited Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School in Maryland, Lagos on November 25, in continuation of the workshop tour where it held with over 300 senior secondary students who expressed thrills and ask a lot of questions relating to their careers.
Commenting on the events, Sampson said: “The workshop has so far helped students understand their career prospects better and the scholarship opportunities available to them if they want to study abroad.”
He said it was a thrilling experience and privilege having to address a great number of secondary school students from various public and private schools in Lagos, as according to him, “the students were very delighted at such a great prospect”.
The AICL Education is a Lagos based international consulting outfit with more than 13 years’ experience in students’ counselling on educational programmes, and has an excellent track record of preparing and guiding students through their admission application and Visa processes.
AICL is specialised in counselling students interested in studying in the United Kingdom, United States, Canada and Australia. The outfit has assisted more than 500 Nigerian students in seeking and getting overseas admission and visa.
— Dec 1, 2016 @ 18:50 GMT