Over 33,000 Kaduna Trainees Secured Free NECO, NABTEB Kinds in 3 Years.
The Kaduna State Federal government has actually exposed that it invested N3807 million on payments of National Assessment Council (NECO) and National Company and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) charges for 33,750 trainees.
According to the state’s Commissioner for Education, Science and Innovation, Ja’afar Sani, who made this understood in an interview on Monday, the quantity was invested in between 2016 and2018
Sani discussed that N3636 million was invested in NECO assessment charges for 32,032 trainees and N172 million on NABTEB charges for 1,716 trainees.
He kept in mind that rather a variety of secondary school trainees leave of school after reaching senior secondary school due to the fact that they might not raise cash to spend for NECO or NABTEB assessment charges.
The commissioner stated that the federal government needed to can be found in with such assistance to enhance the conclusion rate of trainees, especially the woman kid, and academically sound trainees, especially those from bad households.
” The state federal government has actually stated totally free education from main one to junior secondary school, and totally free education for the woman kid approximately senior secondary school to lower monetary problem on moms and dads.
” The payment of assessment charges and the totally free education was to guarantee that we eliminated all barriers that stand in between our kids and education in Kaduna state.
” All we desire is to guarantee that every kid in Kaduna state has access to quality education abundant or bad, in rural or city locations,” he stated. (NAN).