Gov Bala Approves Construction Schools Across Bauchi State

Gov Bala Approves Construction Schools Across Bauchi State

HASSAN JIRGI, BAUCHI

The Executive Secretary, Bauchi State Universal Basic Education Board, Dr Abubakar Surumbai Dahiru said Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed has approved the award of the 2019 contracts for the construction, renovation of schools across the state.

The chairman who confirmed this when he featured on a BRC phone-in programme tagged ‘Tafiya Da Gwani’.

Dr. Surumbai said the award of the contracts was part of the determination of the present administration in the state to overcome the challenges militating against the smooth operations of schools.

According to him, the introduction of the BESDA Programme, a World Bank project was initiated to assist towards reducing the number of out of school children in the society.

The SUBEB Executive Secretary enjoined teachers across the state to give their maximum support to the administration of Governor Bala Mohammed considering his desire to develop the sector.

Dr. Abubakar Surumbai Dahiru Bauchi assured that the board will support the governor to flush out ghost workers in the sector.

He therefore called on people of the state to safeguard the schools renovated in their respective areas in order to ensure their maintenance.