By Ndahi Marama, Maiduguri
Borno State Governor Babagana Umara Zulum has directed officials to pay visits and assess the quality of all private primary and secondary schools in Borno State.
He directed the officials to identifying quack schools that exploit parents and guardians without the capacity to impact knowledge on students.
Zulum gave that directive in response to the recommendation of a keynote speaker, Alhaji Mohammed Adam, at the commissioning of Al Ansar Academy newly established private primary and secondary school. In Maiduguri.
From there, the governor also commissioned Al-Ansar Radio station in Maiduguri.
Both the school and radio were established by Al-Ansar foundation, a non-profit organization founded by a retired federal permanent secretary, Dr Muhammad Kyari Dikwa.
Dikwa who is President of the foundation applauded Governor Zulum’s style of governance which he said, encouraged him to mobilize resources in contributing to Borno’s educational development.