Zamfara State Government will introduce Fulfulde language in its schools’ curriculum as it kicks starts the construction of 300-hectare Ruga settlements during the week.
Governor Bello Matawalle, disclosed this in Gusau, when he received the state’s Ruga settlement master plan from the project consultant.
Bello announced the carving out of 100 hectares of land in each of the three senatorial districts of the state for the establishment of the pilot special modern Ruga settlement.
He directed the state Ministry of Education to immediately implement Fulfulde language in the schools’ curriculum.
Matawalle promised to stock the Ruga settlement with modern ways of animal husbandry that would ensure peaceful coexistence among the inhabitants and boost their economic wellbeing.