3rd July, 2017.
By Yunusa Abdullahi.
Muhammed Umar Jibrilla has described Villanova Government Secondary school Numan as one of the best Schools in Northern Nigeria.
The Governor stated this during the Groundbreaking ceremony for the total renovation of Government Secondary School Villanova and General Hospital Numan adding that his administration already declared state of emergency on Education and Health sectors in order to provide qualitative education and Health Care delivery to the citizens of Adamawa state for the better.
He explained that the choosing of Villanova Government Secondary School is a delibrate act because of its importance and history in the Southern part of the state.
He also stated that his government has also choosed Government Secondary School Mubi in the Northern part of the state, GSS Hong in the Central and the Villanova GSS for the first phase of the implementation of the state of emergency on Education sector in Adamawa state. The Governor also pointed out that Education is the bedrock for human development in any society.
In her remarks, the Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Education Prof Kaletapwa Farauta said the declaration of the state of emergency on Education sector by the present administration under Governor Bindow is a reality.
Professor Kaletapwa Farauta revealed that Government has paid examination fees for both SSCE and NECO for Adamawa students, stressing that the Ministry of Education had re- introduced the planting of Trees to all the Schools in the state in order to protect the environment from degradation and to safeguard the climate change.
In his Vote of thanks, the Principal of Villanova Government Secondary School Numan Mr Linus Fate thanked Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla for considering his school as part of the developmental strides of Governor Bindow administration.
In another development, Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla had layed foundation stone for the construction of Maternity Complex, Doctors Quarters, Anti-Natal Unit and the provision of portable drinking water at the General Hospital Numan.
The Governor also explained that his Government is determined to provide social amenities to the electorates at the grassroots.
During the ceremony, The Governor also presented Letters of appointment to some Special Advisers to the Governor from Numan, Demsa and Lamurde Local Government Areas .He also assured that his Government will continue to ensure that citizens of Adamawa state lives better .
The Governor however thanked the people of Numan Federation for the support and cooperation being given to his administration.
The Numan General Hospital was built in 1922 during the Colonial Era to provide Health Care delivery to the people of the area.
Also in his remarks, the Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Information and Strategy Comrade Ahmad Ibrahim Sajoh highlighted some of the remarkable achievements being recorded by the present administration under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla for the past Two Years while in office which includes; the construction of about One Hundred and Twenty Nine Roads across the state, Declaration of State of Emergency on Education and Health sectors, provision of basic social amenities among others to the electorates of Adamawa state.