Kano state Executive Council has approved the release of N60, 032, 249.13 million to support education and infrastructure state
Ganduje approves N60m for NECO, NBTE indigenes registration fee
By Abdulyassar Abdulhamid
Kano state Executive Council has approved the release of N60, 032, 249.13 million to support education and infrastructure development in the state.
The state commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba made the revelation while briefing newsmen on the outcome of the weekly council meeting, which held at the Council Chambers, Government House, Kano.
He said the approvals include N34, 400, 149.13 million for immediate repairs and renovation of dilapidated structure at Giginyu Special Primary School in Nassarawa local government.
According to him, the sum of N14, 068, 900.00 million has also been sanctioned for the payment of registration fees for the year 2018 National Examination Council (NECO) examination in respect of 1, 038 qualified candidates.
N11, 563, 200.00 million in respect of 876 prospective candidates for the year 2018 National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) examination all under the Science and Technical Schools Board (STSB) has also been approved, he said.
An approval has also been given for the rehabilitation of Danguguwa Dam in D/Tofa local government at the cost of N6, 928, 986.49 million.