Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has described the Federal Government’s policies and programmes in education as a veritable tool to national development.
According to him, the progress recorded and measures taken by the Buhari administration in reopening of schools in the country should be commended.
“I wish to acknowledge the commitment of the Federal Government in the education sector particularly at this time when schools are about to be reopened, he said”.
According to a statement signed and issued by Chief Press Secretary to the deputy governor of Kano State, Comrade Hassan Musa Fagge, the governor, represented by his Deputy, Dr Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna made the assertion on Saturday evening while receiving the Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba who paid him a visit in his office.
He stated that the state government is committed to prioritising the education sector in view of its importance, adding that as part of compliance with the COVID-19 protocols for ensuring the safety and protection of the teaching staff and the students ahead of the reopening of schools, fumigation exercises have been conducted with PPE’s provided to the schools across the state.