The Emir of Bauchi Rilwanu Sulaiman has urged all relevant stakeholders in the state, to intensify sensitization campaign for enrollment of children into schools.
Suleiman made the call while addressing people at a mini durbar organised in Bauchi as part of activitities for the celebration of the Eid-el-kabir.
He expresses worries over poor enrollment of children and out of school children in the state.
He advised all the relevant stakeholders in the state to ensure effective awareness and mobilisation of parents, guardians, communities, religious and traditional leaders.
The Monarch appealed to the government to continue to invest significant amount of time and resources in order to turn around the fortunes of the education sector.
The Bauchi State Assembly Speaker, who is also the Acting Governor, Abubakar Sulaiman, urged citizens of the state to remain law-abiding.