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January 2, 2017

8 primary schools get additional blocks of classrooms in Jigawa

8 primary schools get additional blocks of classrooms in Jigawa

Gov Badaru of Jigawa State

The Jigawa government has constructed one block of classrooms in each of eight primary schools in Suletankarkar Local Government Area.

The Education Secretary in the local government, Malam Isa Dabo, announced the development on Monday through the Information Officer in charge of the area, Alhaji Sulaiman Daudu.

Daudu listed the schools as Hammado, Dadin Sarki, Dadda, Taka Tsaba, Banaga, Dan`ladi and Sule-Tankarkar.

He further said that 19 primary schools were currently under renovation in the area.

The spokesperson quoted the education secretary as saying that the provision of the additional classrooms would reduce congestion in the schools.

He said that Dabo commended the government for the gesture and noted that it would boost school enrollment.

“It is our hope that government’s efforts will also boost the literacy level of children at the grassroots.

“It is our hope that the classes will assist in improving the standard of education in the area,” he quoted the secretary as saying.