The DCE for Zabzugu Hon Ahmed Idrissu Abubakar, together with World Vision inaugurated a three-unit classroom block with a staff common room and headmaster's office at Kalegu Junior High School in the Zabzugu district.
The building was constructed by World Vision- a nongovernmental organization however with an agreement that it be furnished by the Zabzugu District Assembly.
Speaking to the media during the inauguration of the building, the DCE, Hon. Ahmed Abubakar, explained that, the project was a fulfillment of the Nana Addo led administration and the Zabuzugu District Assembly's commitment to complement NGOs' efforts in the area of education.
He said, as part of efforts in achieving Sustainable Development Goal 4, his assembly is poised to working with its development partners in the field of Education and its allied agents.
The project is expected to ease congestion and facilitate serene teaching and learning ambiance in the school.
The DCE mentioned that, the teachers now have a rest room in the school, stocked with comfortable sofa, creating a cozy environment to mark students' exercises.
In a related development, the DCE equally inaugurated mechanized boreholes in some communities with the district namely Tasundo, Sabare No.1, Moncheni and Zakurli A and B providing technical support, and also pledged to take control of their maintenance and sustainability.
“I challenged these beneficiary communities to observe Community Led Total Sanitation (CLTS) so as to increase Open Defecation Free (ODF) communities in the District. The share of social amenities will now be tied to strict adherence to Sanitation". Hon Ahmed counseled.
By: Prince Kwame Tamakloe