By Sanni Abdullahi, TheProfileNewspaper
His Excellency, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, OFR, of Kano State has approved the establishment of a new Girls Science and Technical College at Ja’oi Quarters, in Tarauni Local Government under the State Science and Technical Schools Board.
The move is to address the ever growing demands for admission into JSS 1 especially now, after the introduction of Free and Compulsory Basic and Secondary Education in the State.
The approval also contains general renovation of existing structures as well as new one storey block of four classrooms.
The new College is named after the First Lady of Kano State, Professor Hafsat Abdullahi Umar Ganduje in recognition of her tremendous contributions to the development of Education in the state as a former Classroom teacher, a one time Principal, Director and now a substantive Professor and Lecturer in Bayero University Kano.
Admission into the College is to commence with immediate effect.