Kano Govt Trains 3,500 Vigilance Members, Distributes Uniforms
The Kano State Government has trained 3,500 vigilance members on basic literacy and distributed uniforms worth over N200 million to various vigilance groups with a view to enhance their operations.
The Kano State Governor, Alhaji Abdullahi Ganduje, made this known on Monday during the post – International Literacy Day celebration in Kano.
Ganduje said that the training would reduce the level of illiteracy in the state and enhance their operations.
He said that his administration had given high premium to adult literacy in the state.
“Education is potentially the greatest instrument we have at our disposal to empower our people,” he said.
Ganduje added that the state government ?would set up a security neighborhood agency to check security issues in the state.
?The governor also distributed 13,200 uniforms worth N200 million to members of the vigilance groups in the 44 local government areas.
He also ?promised to pay the remaining three months allowance for instructors at the literacy centres in the state.