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Adelani Temiloluwa
School Of Nursing Ondo
Nursing Student
300Level, Nigeria.

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on Thursday commenced the distribution of free school uniforms and instructional materials to 21, 480 primary schools pupils across the 44 Local Government Areas of the state.

This is a follow-up to the Kano State Government’s new policy of free and compulsory basic education from primary to secondary school level.

At the commencement of the exercise, held at the Mariri Special Primary School in Kumbotso Local Government Area of the state, Ganduje disclosed that 21,480 sets of new school uniforms were distributed to primary 1 pupils across the 78 primary schools in the LGA.

Speaking during the flagg-off ceremony, he said, “The state government has commenced direct funding of primary and secondary schools, numbering 1,180 with a total population of 834, 366 pupils at the total cost of about N200 million per month or N2.4 billion per annum.

“Similarly, government has provided school uniforms to 779,522 newly enrolled pupils (boys and girls) at the total cost of N381 million.”

In addition, 500 work books, 500 Hausa textbooks and 50 flash card packages were also distributed at the event.

The event, our correspondent gathered, took place simultaneously in all the 44 LGAs.

Source: https://punchng.com/ganduje-distributes-free-uniforms-to-21-480-kano-pupils/

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