S-Power: Katsina gov’t begins screening for successful applicants
Screening exercise is on going for the recruitment of 2000 teachers under the Katsina State S-Power Scheme.
The candidates for the screening are those graduates with requirements to teach in Secondary Schools who applied under the S-Power Scheme.
A Press statement issued by the Director Press to the Secretary to the Government of the State, Abdullahi Aliyu Yar’adua said the exercise was being conducted at 12 centres across the State.
Speaking at Katsina Centre of the exercise, the Secretary to the Government of Katsina State, Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa said the programme was initiated by the present administration to address inadequate teachers at secondary schools in the State.
The programme was also aimed at reducing the rate of unemployment among the youths. The SGS urged those successfully to be up and doing as laziness on the job would not be condoned.
Mustapha Inuwa advised unsuccessful ones not lose hope saying that Governor Masari’s Administration was doing everything possible to create more opportunities for the youths to become productive in their communities.
He was happy with conduct of the exercise at the centers where he monitored the exercise. The centers included Katsina, Dutsinma, Safana, Musawa and Malumfashi.
The screening exercise was slated for Monday and Tuesday at the 12 Zonal Offices of Quality Assurance in the State.