Nasarawa State House of Assembly, has lauded Gov.Abdullahi Sule for investing massively in the education sector considering the importance of education to societal development.
Hon. Daniel Ogazi, the Chairman, House Committee on Education, Science and Technology stated this when he led other members of the committee on an assessment visit to ongoing construction and renovation of classrooms in Doma Local Government and Ekye Development Areas of the state.
The chairman said that Gov Sule is doing his best towards improving on the standard of education in the state.
He solicited for support from all and sundry to enable the governor succeed in his education thrive.
The House deputy majority leader said that the inspection was aimed at assessing work done by contractors with the view of addressing any challenge if discovered.
The committe chairman, has commended the management of the state Universal Basic Education Baord ( SUBEB) for being up and doing in improving on the standard of education in the state while urging them to put more efforts in ensuring effective supervision of school projects for the overall development of the state.
” We are on an inspection of ongoing construction and renovation of school projects in order to ensure that contractors adhere strictly to contract specifications.
” What we want is standard and quality jobs, anything short of that we will not accept it in the interest of the education of our children and for the overall development of the education sector.
” We want to use this medium to call on contractors to use standard materials in order to justify Government’s huge investment in the education sector,” he said.
He has assured of the assembly’s continued commitment to support the state government to succeed in implementing its various educational and other policies for development to thrive.
It would be reported that schools visited include Ohina Tiv primary school, GJSS Yelwa Ediya, LGEA primary school, Yelwa Ediya, all in Doma Local Government Area of the State.
Others are LGEA primary school, Igbabo, LGEA primary school, Iponu, RCM primary school, Agbashi, GJSS Agbashi, LGEA primary school, Agiema all in Ekye Development Area of the state.