By Muhammad Ibrahim, Sokoto
Executive Chairman of the State Universal Basic Education Board Alhaji Altine Shehu Kajiji made the pledge when he received the Executive Members of Waziri Model Primary School Old Boys Association who paid him a thank you visit in his office.
Alhaji Altine Shehu said the board has secured over nine thousand double seater furniture ready for distribution to public primary and junior secondary schools across all the nook and cranny of the state.
According to him since his appointment as the Executive Chairman of the State Universal Basic Education Board,he is having a sleepiness night thinking about how best to improve the standard of basic education in the state.
Public Relations Officer Abbas Sanyinna further said Kajiji explained that the Aminu Waziri Tambuwal led Administration through the board has recently award contract for massive construction and renovation of public basic schools in addition to the distribution of teaching and learning materials worth millions of naira.
He thanked the 1993 chapter of Waziri Model Primary School Old Boys Association for it’s continued concern to their Alma Matter especially their determination to safeguard the furniture provided to the school and urged them to sustain the tempo.
Speaking earlier the Chairman of the 1993 chapter of Waziri Model Primary School Old Boys Association Comrade Abdullahi Shehu Bazza said the visit was aim at thanking the subeb boss for the numerous gestures done to their former school.
These according to him included provision of over one hundred double seater furniture as well as learning and teaching materials to the school.
He said as part of their contribution to safeguard the furniture, their association will repair all the damage doors and windows in the school for improve security.
Comrade Abdullahi Shehu however asked the subeb boss to urgently intervene as some people in the area have started construction of shops attach to the school fence,a situation which will threatened the security of the school.
Special prayer led by the chief imam of the association Malam Bello Sarki was later offered for successful tenure of Alhaji Altine Shehu Kajiji as subeb boss.
The visit was witnessed by the Director Planning of the board Alhaji Umar Mohammad Yabo.