27th May, 2019
Says children remain hope of our nation
Gombe State Governor-elect, His Excellency Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya felicitates with children across the state as they join their counterparts all over the world to commemorate the 2019 Children’s Day.
The Governor-elect, who describes children as the hope of the nation, calls on them to look forward to a brighter future as his administration is committed to their welfare and sound education.
He says “to build a better tomorrow, we must build our children,” adding that as future leaders, children require absolute security and right upbringing from both parents and government.
Alhaji Inuwa Yahaya notes that it is very imperative for parents, community leaders, teachers and all involved in children upbringing to take mentoring seriously and provide good leadership to them.
He reiterates his incoming administration’s commitment to taking measures that will revamp the education sector in the state by ensuring that out of school children and those of school age are given basic and sound education in line with his manifesto.
He describes education as the best weapon of preparing children for leadership and resultant peaceful and prosperous society.
The Governor-elect also tasks parents and guardians to be vigilant on their children in view of the happenings in the society, where some unscrupulous elements take advantage to sully their future.
Zubair Muhammad Umar
Office of the Gombe State Governor-elect