Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya says he will forge stronger synergy and collaboration with Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC towards improving access to safe quality education for all Children in Gombe state.
Governor Yahaya stated this in Abuja when he met with the Executive Secretary, Dr. Hamid Bobboyi where he was assured of the commission’s readiness to continue to support the state’s policies and programmes aimed at improving Basic Education.
Governor Yahaya had told his host that his administration is introducing more effective and sustainable strategies to address the challenges of Almajiris and the out -of-school children in general through its flagship programme, Better Education Service Delivery for All, BESDA.
He said Gombe had a home grown policy initiative for the Almajiri which has proven successful.
He added that the new concept was intended to further improve the Tsangaya system and create better atmosphere for the Almajiris and their teachers through the establishment of learning centres fully equipped with skills acquisition facilities and other infrastructures