The Katsina State Governor, Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari had today flagged off the disbursement of the child/female teacher trainee scholarships scheme and school improvements grant at the Local Government Secretariat of Rimi.
According to the Katsina Media and Publicity, it sasa that Masari who lauched the fund, cautions ministry of Education and State Universal Basic Education to ensure that the money reaches the real destination, instructing the use of banks account.
Masari further appealed to the beneficiaries to stay were the purpose of their training was, cautioning with seriousness the commisioner of Education and Chairman of SUBEB to make sure teachers are not only based in the urban areas.
The Commissioner of Education, Ass. Professor Badamasi Lawal Charanchi narrated that the Katsina State Government had expended the whooping sum of 5BN in providing infrastructure for education adding over 2000 classes were newly constructed and some renovated.
The representative of the Emir of Katsina, Kauran Katsina District Head of Rimi appreciated the state government for its contribution to education as well as other sectors, urging the communities to take care of the facilities.