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Borno Governor Commissions Five Schools And Recruits More Teachers in The Education Sector.

The education sector in Borno State has received a boost on Tuesday 27,with the commissioning of five primary and secondary schools by Professor Babagana Zulum,the Governor of the State. The project was carried out by the Borno State Education Trust Fund created by the incumbent administration.

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The schools renovated were within the state capital,Maiduguri and Jere Local Government Area of the state. The schools commissioned were rehabilitated with additional classrooms constructed to cater for the educational needs of not just the residents but also the IDP's accommodated in the capital and neighbouring areas.

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The Governor during the ceremony said:"These projects which are made up of newly constructed classes and the remodelled ones are all situated within the metropolis which is home to a large percentage of our IDP's,thereby providing them with opportunities to ensure their wards attend schools".

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In his remarks,he reiterated his administrations belief in education as the bedrock of any society,adding that the bulk of the year's budget was allocated to education to achieve growth in the education sector.

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The Governor further announced the recruitment of 3000 teachers which will be deployed to the various schools in the state in order to cater for the educational needs of the schools .He announced the provision of instructional materials and equipments,academic staff training and development which will be initiated by the Trust Fund all over the state.

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The Governor's Spokesman,Mallam Isah Gusau, recalled that more than 5000 school buildings in the primary, secondary and tertiary institutions have been destroyed by Boko Haram since 2019,citing a 2016 report co- authored by the World Bank,European Union and both the Federal and North Eastern states of the country.

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Since 2019,Zulum has constructed and renovated dozens of schools across the state. Indeed, he is a leader worthy of emulation. He is keeping to his promise of sustaining an aggressive drive on education.

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