Friday, February 12, 2016

Headmasters, Vendors Frustrating Government’s Effort Of Free-Feeding For Pupils In Public Schools


Indeed this is Nigeria and we are like our own greatest enemies. Greed kills, lol. The Kaduna State Government has sacked two senior education officials and suspended two others for diverting food meant for the feeding of primary school pupils.
The Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Kaduna State, Dr Shehu Adamu at a news briefing in Kaduna today disclosed how they had circumvented laid down procedures of the government’s Schools Feeding Programme, which commenced in January. Below is how the commissioner explained the situation at hand.
“A School Support Officer in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area (LGA), Ibrahim Abdullahi has been sacked for supplying oranges and biscuits meant for school pupils to a fruits vendor in Birning Gwari to sell for him. “Also, the Headmaster of L.E.A Labi, in Karji, Kubau LGA was also sacked for collecting bribe from a vendor who received government money but did not cook. “Instead of returning the money she shared it with the headmaster.

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