– Some boarding schools have been shut down by the Kano state government
– The shutting down was as a result of the recent abductions in some states near the state
– According to reports, the closed schools are situated at Ajingi, Sumaila, Jogana, Kafin Maiyaki, Gaya, among others
Following the recent attacks on secondary schools, the Kano government has taken steps to avoid such occurrences in the state.
As a result of this, the government ordered the closure of 10 boarding schools in the state.
This was disclosed by Muhammad Kiru, the state commissioner for education.
He said the decision became necessary as a result of the recent abduction of students from boarding schools in neighbouring states.
The closed schools are situated at Ajingi, Sumaila, Jogana, Kafin Maiyaki, Gaya, among other areas.