By Temi Joshua
Governor of Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state has ordered the closure of four tertiary institutions in the state.
This is coming just barely a day after the governor ordered the closure of boarding schools in the state.
This directive was contained in a statement released by the State Commissioner for Higher Education, Mariya Bunkure, in a statement on Saturday, February 27th.
The statement reads in part below:
“The Kano State Government under the able leadership of His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Kano State, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has directed the closure of some tertiary institutions in the state with immediate effect.”
The affected schools are RMK College of Advanced and Remedial Studies, T/Wada, School of Rural Technology, School of Environmental Studies Gwarzo and Entrepreneurship Dev (SORTED), Rano and ABCOAD, Dambatta.
The state government advised all students and staff of the schools listed above to vacate the school premises as soon as possible, adding that new date for reopening will be communicated to them soon.