The Omega Power Ministries (OPM) says it has established a free school for people with autism and Downs syndrome.
General Overseer and Founder of OPM, Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere, said the establishment of the school was part of the church’s efforts to provide for less privileged children with special needs.
Apostle Chinyere told newsmen that the school, located in Port Harcourt, would give children with special needs a sense of belonging.
He said its establishment was in line with OPM’s desire to have the children of the less privileged educated free of charge.
He added that the school would complement OPM’s 15free regular primary and secondary schools located in different parts of the country.
“Rich people whose children have special needs take them to special schools, but the poor who cannot afford to send their children to these schools regard the children as bad luck, some abandon them anywhere.
“In OPM, we decided to…