The Sokoto State Agency for Female Education has distributed a total 900 school desks to various girls colleges in four local government areas of Sokoto, Special Adviser to Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal on female education, Dr. Amamatu Yusuf has disclosed.
She said the schools that benefitted were Government Girls Day Secondary Schools in Kebbe, Sokoto North, Sokoto South and Tambuwal local government areas of the state.
She noted that GGDSS Kebbe got 200, GGDSS Tambuwal 100, GGDSSTudun Wada, Sokoto South LGA, 150 desks, GGDSS Sanyinna 125 desks, GGDSS Mabera-Mujaya 150 desks, GGDSS Runjin Sambo,100 and GGDSS Mabera Magaji, 50 desk.
According to her, the distribution was done in collaboration with NIPEP/World Bank.
She assured that it would continue until all the schools get enough desks and chairs for use by pupils and their teachers.
Yusuf also disclosed that the agency would organize a special training workshop on new techniques in school management with experts to be drawn from different parts of the globe.
She added that 200 school managers and members of the state school based management committees were targeted for the workshop