The Katsina state ministry of education has pledged to involve traditional leaders of the state in school supervision and monitoring exercises.
Dr. Badaamasi Charanchi, the state commissioner of education revealed this when he paid a courtesy visit to the emir of Daura, DR. Umar Farouk at his palace.
The commissioner who was accompanied by the Directors of the ministry said they were at the emir’s palace to seek for fatherly advices regarding the plan.
He reiterated the commitments of the traditional institutions in the state toward assisting education sector in the state.
According to him, Governor Masari’s led administration has so far achieved tremendously in boosting education in Daura zone by rehabilitating schools, building new and supply of education materials.
Earlier, the emir stated that lack of proper supervision and monitoring of the school has led to the deterioration of education in northern Nigeria.
The emir however directed all the traditional rulers in the council to embark on the school monitoring exercise as pledged by the commissioner.