Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.

 

Borno recruits 1 000 teachers

11 December 2012, 13:02

Borno - The Borno State Government said on Tuesday that it had recruited 1 000 teachers to uplift the standard of education in the state.

The Commissioner of Education, Inuwa Kubo, said this while briefing newsmen on the activities of his ministry in Maiduguri.

Kubo, also said that government had raised the monthly allocation for feeding of students in secondary schools from N20 million to N100 million.  

``Gov. Kashim Shettima has also approved an upward review of the funds being spent on students' feeding from N20m to N100m monthly.''
 
Kubo said that government had spent about N9.4 billion on the execution of projects in the education sector this year.
 
He explained that the projects included renovation of all secondary schools in the state.

``We also constructed new classrooms and procured numerous instructional materials to boost teaching and learning in schools.

NAN

NEXT ON NEWS24 NIGERIAX

Katsina women urged to promote peace

21 October 2014, 21:26

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Gabriel Uguru Victor
I hate my life and myself

Inferiority complex never kept off from being the sole reason behind every other reasons which restricted my free association with people.  Read more...

Submitted by
Chinonso Kelvin
Premarital sex among students in ...

Premarital Sex has been painted so well that it now lustrous and nobody sees anything wrong with it.  Read more...

Submitted by
Prince Charles Dickson
#Chibok schoolgirls: Will they be...

On the 14th of April ago insurgent group Boko Haram abducted 219 schoolgirls in Chibok, Borno State, Northeast of Nigeria. Read more...

Submitted by
Chris Triple D
My beloved mother land

We Nigerians celebrate independence in an era of neo colonialism, puppet governance, and imperialism.  Read more...

Submitted by
Yassir Anja
Messi serene over looming scoring...

Lionel Messi is not thinking about breaking Telmo Zarra's La Liga scoring record of 251 goals despite having closed to within three of the former Athletic Bilbao and Spain forward. Read more...

Submitted by
lawrence.chungai
Let education be free!

Education is the bed rock of a country's development therefore every child possesses the natural right to education and it should be what we should have in Nigeria. Read more...