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Children’s Day: Emir Of Kaura Namoda Tasks Parents To Educate Their Wards

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The Emir of Kaura Namoda in Zamfara State, Alhaji Sanusi Muhammad Ahmad Asha has called on parents and guidance to always give the necessary support to their children in the pursuance of their education.

The Emir who made the plea during an interview with our Reporter in his Palace on this year’s children’s day celebration, also called on them to train the children under their care good morals and ensure that they excel in schools for a better society.

According to the Royal Father, Children needs to be properly guided for them to acquire knowledge and skills in their early age, so that it would enable them become Pride of their various communities.

Alhaji Sanusi Muhammad Ahmad Asha, however, charged the children to pursue their education with all seriousness and be of good behavior as leaders of tomorrow.

Also as part of celebrating the day, the Executive Director, Voluntary Aid Initiative, VAI, Musa Umar Aboki told our Reporter that, the VAI organized activities in collaboration with Save the Children International and Funded by Global Affairs Canada, GAG, with a view to promoting the children education and social activities.

He said the annual program was to ensure children celebrate their Day through advocacy campaign and sporting activities to make the event colourful.

Aboki noted that, this year’s event took place at Kaura Namoda local government area, where they held meetings with stakeholders from various communities and discussed on children’s survival.

According to him, sports activities were also organized and quiz competition for adolescent groups as well as community walk on child survival to mark the 2021 children’s Day celebration.

Our Reporter gathered that over 1000 children participated in the programs designed and were happily active for the celebration.

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Hon Isa Appreciates Gov Fintiri For Observing Eid-El-Kabir Prayer In Shelleng

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Principal Special Assistant to Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri on Water and Sanitation, Hon. Abubakar Isa has commended Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, CON for leading other top government functionaries in observing 1445 (2024) Eid El kabir in Shelleng.

The PSA who joins thousands of Muslim Ummah in observing the 2 Raka’at Prayer, appreciated the Governor, SSG, Speaker, Leadership of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) and other top government functionaries for marking this year’s Sallah in the historic ancient city of Shelleng.

Marafa, in a message through his Shelleng media office to appreciate the Governor, further congratulated him and members of the State Executive Council, the speaker and other members of the 8th Assembly, leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) at all levels and his teeming supporters on the occasion of the 2024 Eid-El-Kabir Sallah Celebration.

He also extended his sallah message to Amnah Shelleng Dr. Abdullahi Isa Dasong the II and other members of the Adamawa State Council of Emirs and Chiefs and the Entire Muslim Ummah

Marafa, said “a strict adherence to the teachings of Islam in the areas of love, peaceful coexistence as well as tolerance will contribute towards the development of the State and Nigeria as whole.”

“I want to wish the people of Shelleng local government, the State and the country as a whole a happy Eid Mubarak. May Allah strengthen us to submit to His wish and command at all times,” He added.

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NUC Approves 43 Academic Programmes For Federal University Kashere

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By Tom Garba, Yola

National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved all 43 academic programs presented for certification during the October/November 2023 accreditation exercise of Federal University Kashere.

This development was made known in a press release signed by the University’s public relations officer, Mrs Janet Ibrahim Ezekiel and presented to this medium today.

NUC approval document with the reference number NUC/ES/412/VOL.14/327, which was addressed to Prof. Umaru A. Pate, Vice Chancellor of the university with the caption, “Result of the October/November 2023 Accreditation of Academic Programmes in Nigerian Universities.

This indicated that in line with the provision of section 10 (1) of the Education (National Minimum Standard and Establishment of Institutions) Act CAP E3. Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004, the commission organized the Accreditation of academic programs at the Federal University of Kashere in October/November and accredited all 43 academic status

Among the programs listed were postgraduate programs presented for accreditation, as well as some existing undergraduate programs presented for re-accreditation, and others were newly established programs presented for initial accreditation, all of which were approved, with no programs denied accreditation.

According to the results, out of the 43 programs offered, all four (4) postgraduate programs received accreditation status, 32 undergraduate programs received full accreditation, and 7 other undergraduate programs received interim accreditation status.

” It is important to note that any Postgraduate Programme with Accredited Status and Undergraduate Programme with Full Accreditation will remain valid for five (5) years after which they will be presented for re-accreditation, whereas those with Interim Accreditation Status will be valid for two (2) years before being re-accredited.

“You may be aware that the Federal University of Kashere offers 98 academic programs, 49 at the postgraduate and undergraduate levels. It is also worth noting that all 49 Postgraduate Programmes have been authorized and recognized; 42 Undergraduate Programmes have Full Accreditation Status, while the remaining seven (7) Undergraduate Programmes have Interim Accreditation Status.” The statement said

In response to the latest development, the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Umaru A. Pate, thanked Allah for the good conclusion and congratulated all staff participating in the accreditation process, calling it a communal achievement. While promising to work toward solidifying the achievement, the Vice Chancellor also requested additional cooperation from the entire University personnel in his efforts to convert the University into a true fortress of learning.

It should be noted that the Vice Chancellor, upon taking office on February 11, 2021, pledged to strengthen the University’s academic standards and quality assurance as one of his administration’s six priorities, as seen by the outcomes of this accrediting exercise.

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Cleric Advocates Educational Reform In Nigeria, Berates Change In National Anthem

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Reverend Father Maurice Kwairanga, the Parish Priest of Saint Charles Lwanga Catholic Church, Ngurore is emphasizing the need for educational reform in Nigeria, rather than just changing the national anthem.

He believes that the energy spent on changing the anthem could have been better spent addressing the issues in the education system, such as decay in public schools and institutions.

The priest said this during a mass to commemorate Saint Charles Lwanga Day and also unveiled a learning institute to address the decaying standard of education across the country.

He said it is worrisome that structures in public schools are now death traps, and unqualified teachers are now mentors of the younger generation.

He said the church has taken the initiative to establish a new school, Saint Charles Lwanga Nursery, primary school, and college, to contribute to improving education in the country.

“We will build a world-class school in this part of Nigeria. As a church, we might not have the funds at the moment, but we have the will to do it. The Saint Charles Lwanga Nursery and Primary will have all the modern teaching equipment and qualified teachers, unlike what is obtainable in the public schools”

His message highlights the importance of prioritizing education to drive meaningful change and development in Nigeria.

As a church leader, he lent his voice in calling for patriotic Nigerians to invest in education by supporting initiatives that will strengthen the sector and improve the standard of education.

Highlights of the Saint Charles Lwanga Day in Ngurore were traditional dances from different communities.

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