President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Daura, Katsina State, said improving the quality of education would continue to be his government’s priority.
Speaking while receiving the proprietress, principal and students of a private school, Premier Pacesetters School, Daura, at his house, President Buhari gave assurances that more emphasis will be given to improvement of education.
“We will allocate an increasing share of resources to improve learning in the country in our effort to reform the educational sector,” he said in a statement by his media aide, Garba Shehu.
The president, who interacted with some of the children, emphasized the importance of character, in addition to learning, urging them not to lose sight of the aspirations of the country.
The school proprietress, Mrs Celine Friday, conveyed to the president the Sallah greetings of staff and students of the institution and commended the special attention given to education by the Buhari administration.