The Katsina state government has paid it grant to the Universal Basic Education Board over N1.42bn for the construction and rehabilitation of 373 primary schools in the state.
Governor Masari made the revelation on the occasion of the first speech and price giving ceremony of Senator Ibrahim Ida Model primary school Katsina.
In a remark, the SUBEB chairman Lawal Buhari Daura said a total of 373 primary schools will be rehabilitated while another 68 blocks of new classrooms will be constructed.
Speaking, Senator Ibrahim ida pledged to construct computer center in the school while donating N2, 200 to the school.
Ida however called on wealthy individuals in the state to contribute meaningfully toward uplifting education sector in the state.