About 150 poor pupils in Central Nigeria have received free school uniforms from a local foundation, Clothe a School Child Initiative this year.

The donations mainly in Sabon Gida community in Langtang Local Government Area, Plateau State aimed to raise hope and self-esteem for the kids, to enhance their learning capacities for future national impact, founder of the organization, Dr. Cornelius Gofung said.

50 pupils were reached earlier in the year when the foundation started and 100 more drawn from three primary schools in Sabon Gida received uniforms including school sandals and socks as well as deworming tablets, it was learnt.