FG announces locations of 6 new Colleges of Education

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu
The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu

The Federal Ministry of Education yesterday announced the precise locations of newly established Federal Colleges of Education in six states.

The ministry’s Director of Press and Public Relations, Ben Bem Goong, in a statement, said in Bauchi State, the college would be located at Jama’are in Jama’are Local Government Area; while in Benue State, the new FCE would be situated at Odugbo in Apa Local Government Area.

Other locations are Isu, Onicha LGA, Ebonyi State; Ekiadolor, Ovia North East LGA, Edo State; Iwo, Iwo Local Government Area, Osun State and Gidan Madi, Tangaza Local Government Area of Sokoto State.

According to the statement, “Letters to this effect have already gone to the relevant governors, while a technical team from the ministry and the National Commission for Colleges of Education will be visiting the benefitting states to inspect and assess the sites in the coming weeks, all in preparation for the take-off of the colleges in October 2020.”


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