Number of out-of-school children reduces to 6.9m – Minister
The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, said that the number of out-of-school children has reduced from 10.1million in 2019 to 6.95 million in 2020. Adamu, who spoke at the 2020 Annual Ministerial briefing in Abuja on Thursday, said that the reduction was through the Federal Government’s Better Education Service Delivery for All (BESDA) initiative.…
Kebbi Government deploys 140 officers to evaluate teachers’ performance in primary schools
The Kebbi State Government has deployed over 140 monitoring officers to evaluate the performance of 1,452 trained primary One teachers in 956 primary schools across the state.
Kebbi to bring 32,400 girls back to school by 2020
The Acting Secretary and Chief Executive of Kebbi State Universal Basic Education (SUBEB), Alhaji Bello Ibrahim Yauri, has disclosed that the government was aiming...
Use $611m UBE fund well or make refund, World Bank tells FG
Nigeria may have to utilise the $611 million Universal Basic Education (UBE) fund provided by the World Bank for the assigned projects across the country or refund the money.
World Bank supports Nigeria with $611 m to get children back to school
The World Bank will support Nigeria with $611 million dollars to get children back to school under the Better Education Service Delivery for All (BESDA) programme, the Coordinator, Prof. Gidado Tahir, has said. Tahir made this known in Kaduna on Friday at a meeting with officials of Kaduna State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), on…