By AbdulSalam Muhammad
KANO – Kano State Deputy Governor Professor Hafiz Abubakar Saturday went on an inspection visit and monitoring of the conduct of the ongoing Joint Admission and Matriculation Examination across the State.
Some of the Centres inspected by the Deputy Governor include E-learning Center and Julious Berger Centre in Bayero University, Rain Bow Detail Technology Centre at Mandawari and FCE Kabuga Centre at Federal College of Education, Kano.
Professor Hafiz, who is also the State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology said despite the minor hitches being experienced at some of the Examination Centres, the exercise is recording successes.
” From all the arrangements at some JAMB Centres and the provision of facilities on the ground, We hope that at the end of the day, these candidates would by the grace of God pass their Examination” he said.
He advised the JAMB officials to redouble their effort in doing all what is needed to ensure the smooth conduct of the Examination.
Receiving the Deputy Governor, the JAMB Coordinator of E-learning Centre at Bayero University Umar Sani Hanga said there are about 150 candidates currently sitting for the examination at the centre, adding that to this end, the centre did not record any problem.
At RainBow Detail Technology JAMB Center, Dr. Aminu Sabo informed the Deputy Governor that the centre has registered over 250 Candidates who are currently sitting for the examination.
Also briefing the Deputy Governor at FCE Kabuga Centre, Dr. Kassim Mohammed explained that even though the center has the highest number of candidates sitting for the Examination, all candidates got enough sitting space and were expected to finish their exams sessions within the designed schedule.
During the inspection visit, the Deputy Governor was accompanied by the Special adviser to the Executive Governor on Education Dr. Bakari Ado Hussain and the Senior Special Assistant on Administrative Matters office of the Deputy Governor, Habibu Abubakar.