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I’ll Handover Schools In Enugu To Their Owners, Says Frank Nweke
Published Feb 27, 2023 IN Education,
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THE governorship candidate of APGA in Enugu State, Frank Nweke Jr, has promised the complete handover of mission schools to their respective churches for effective management.

Nweke said this during the interactive session for candidates in Enugu organised by the Politics Commission of the Catho­lic Diocese of Enugu and the Justice Development and Peace Commission (JDPC).

The session took place at the Holy Ghost Cathe­dral Enugu and hosted by the Catholic Bishop of Enugu Diocese, His Lord­ship, C.V.C. Onaga.

According to Onaga, the session is the latest in a series of engagements with the party candidates organised by the church to educate their members on political matters.

Nweke noted tha t schools performed better under the administration of the churches, adding that his administration would ensure that the best education was provided to children in the state.

He stated that the part­nership would encompass the provision of financial resources needed for the running of the schools, teachers training and wel­fare and the development of effective curriculum.

Going further, he de­clared that free and com­pulsory Primary educa­tion would be a prior­ity for his administration across the state as it is the foundation of all learning.

On the welfare of teach­ers and other personnel in the sector, Nweke said he would sustain prompt payment of salaries and the introduction of ben­efits to attract high per­forming individuals to the profession.(NAN)

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