By JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
As part of Kano State Government’s policy of repositioning the education sector and give it the needed attention, the state Governor Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf has graciously approved the immediate settlement of NECO fee for 55,000 students of public schools to enable them sit for the 2023 SSCE.
A statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary Sanusi Bature Dawakin Tofa, made available yesterday, said that the Governor, Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf stated this while briefing news men on some of the achievements recorded by his administration in the last twenty days at the government house.
Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf urged the benefiting students to work hard for better results and to reciprocate the gesture so as to justify the huge investment made by the state government in order not to halt their educational pursuit.
According to the Governor, ” as a concerned Government, we must ensure that the progression of your educational pursuit is not stopped and I promptly approved the payment of the examination fees to 55,000 students across the state.
You need to put in your best and remain committed so that you can come up with good results of the examination that can make the state and your family happy and proud of you” admonished the Governor.
He assured the people of Kano that his administration is coming up with policies and programs of improving the education sector, because education is the bedrock of development of any society.