Governor Abubakar Badaru of Jigawa state has described the Agency for Nomadic Education as a great tool for ensuring peaceful coexistence in Nigeria and also a mechansensitizing the Nomads on the importance of Education .
The Governor stated this when he received the Executive secretary of the Commission Professor Bashir Usman who paid a Courtesy call on the Governor at Government House Dutse.
He Commended the Agency for Nomadic education in Jigawa state or providing efficient supervision of the program in Jigawa state .
“Jigawa state government has provided facilities in Grazing reserve and demarcation/ maintenance of cattle routes for sustainability and we’ll support the commission in facilitating the take up of the NCNE Radio Station, the Zamanu Radio International”
Governor Badaru Abubakar noted that Jigawa state will.supooet the Commission by Airing it’s programmes in its reputable Radio station which  will help in the  Mobilization and Sensitization of Pastoralists on the importance of education and the broadcast of the NCNE contents in the station for enlightenment purpose in Jigawa and  in the country.
“Jigawa state  government will provide support to the  commission in sponsoring it’s activities on FRCN, for a wider coverage and  Will Collaborate with the Commission in areas of skill training on vocational  education and entrepreneurship centers”
He Added that the state government had also held a stakeholders meeting with ARDOs, community leaders, opinions leaders, religious leaders, across all the ethnic groups in the state to foster peaceful coexistence ,geared towards bringing to an end to banditary activities in the country.
Earlier the Executive secretary of the National Commission for Nomadic Education professor Bashir Usman said the Scorecard of Jigawa state Government towards Achieving Success in the implementation of Nomadic Education was Unpresidented .
He noted that the Peaceful Coexistence being witnessed in Jigawa state was due to exemplary Style of Leadership exhibited by Governor Badaru Abubakar.
” Jigawa state is indeed o role model worthy of emulution in the Country for the sustainance of peace and inter Ethnic Harmony in the Country’
Professor Bashir Usman applauded the Jigawa state Governments Efforts for bringing all Stakeholders under a Single Umbrella with the aim of having a United Society.
He solicited for more Funding Support to the Programmes of Nomadic Education, and also urged the state Government to mandate the state Agency for Nomadic  Programme to Undertake the identification of Graduates of Nomadic School for Recruitment as Teachers ,and also ensure there deployment back to their respective Communities ,geared towards Addressing the Gap between Teacher demand and supply

Leave a Reply