Governor Kefas flags off Taraba Education Students Identification Enrolment System
Governor Kefas of Taraba State
By Yusuf Salihu Sansani, Jalingo
Taraba State Governor Dr. Agbu Kefas has flag off Taraba Education Students Identification Enrolment System (TESIS) in Jalingo for the proper and smooth take off of the free education policy of his administration.
It is designed to ensure that every child in Taraba State has access to quality education.
Flagging off the programme, Governor Kefas reiterated the commitments of his administration to transform the education Sector in the State in the interest of future generation.
The Governor said teachers will also be captured in recognition of their roles in Primary and Secondary Schools Education as their dedication and insights are key in ensuring high standards of learning in Schools.
He disclosed that the State Govermment will collaborate with relevant Agencies for a sustainable framework for educational excellence in Taraba State.
In her remarks, Taraba State Commissioner of Education, Dr. Augustina Godwin said the need for the digital enrollment of students, pupils, and teachers is necessary to enable the Government to allocate adequate resources and plan well for the education Sector as enrollment in public schools has increased tremendously.
Augustina maintained that another gain of the programme is to enhance e-learning which if fully implemented Taraba State will be among the three states in the country to have implemented e-learning programme and called on principals and teachers to support the programme and ensure its success.
Managing Director of Zip Warehousing Limited and Project Consultant, Mrs Uchenna Eshareturi assured that they will provide a system that will greatly enhance the education of the students And pupils.
Shortly on assumption of office as Governor of Taraba State Dr. Agbu Kefas declared free education in Government primary and secondary schools.