Kano State Governor, Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf has graciously approved the immediate settlement of the National Examination Council (NECO) fee for 55,000 students of public schools to enable them to sit for the 2023 SSCE. This is a part of the state government’s policy of repositioning the educational sector and giving it the needed attention.
The Governor stated this while briefing newsmen on some of the achievements recorded by his administration in the last twenty days at the government house on Sunday.
He 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 pursuits.
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 the development of any society.