Kano State Government has conveyed the first batch of 158 Secondary Students to five states under the Students Exchange Programme.
Recall that on 19th August 2023, Kano State Ministry of Education conducted examination and interview for pupils between the ages of 10 – 13 years willing to enroll into Exchange Programme Schools, in the 19 Northern States of the federation and the Bilingual College, Niamey, Niger Republic.
A statement signed by the Director Public Enlightenment Kano State Ministry of Education Balarabe Abdullahi Kiru revealed that the first batch of the successful candidates and some old Students were tranported to Katsina, Borno, Benue, Jigawa and Kebbi States today Sunday.
According to the statement, second batch of the Students under the Programme are also expected to be conveyed to the remaining northern states on Wednesday 20th Sept, 2023.
It further disclosed that the present administration of Alhaji Abba Kabir Yusuf had provided all the required support towards ensuring success of the Programme.
The Statement however, noted with appreciation how parents cooperate with Ministry in it’s effort to make the Programme more beneficial.