The Governor of Yobe state, Alhaji Mai Mala Buni, has approved the full implementation of the report of the Technical Committee on revitalization of Basic and Secondary Education in the state.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Director General Press and Media Affairs to Governor Mamman Muhammed.
According to the statement, Governor Buni on assumption of office declared a state of emergency on basic and secondary education to develop the foundation of education in the state.
A technical Committee was constituted under the chairmanship of Prof. Malah Daura, Vice Chancellor Yobe state University with erudite scholars appointed as members to develop a framework for the actualization of the programme.
The Governor said the education sector is very valued to his administration and he will do everything within his powers to uplift the standard of education in the state.
The committee also suggested constitution of a high powered commission to monitor implementation and ensuring synergy among key players for consistent review and upgrade to be in tune with international standard practice.