Governor Ganduje Launches Summer Camp For Girls


Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje yesterday launched the ‘School in Bag Kano Summer Camp Academy’ for 10, 648 girls from public primary schools in the state.

The aim, according to the governor, is to address the challenges of gender imbalances and transition from the Primary School to Junior Secondary School and more importantly to support the process of improving girls performance by creating a platform for additional coaching during vacation.

Under the programme, the girls will be coached and tutored on basic literacy, numeracy and social courses in addition to being given bags containing two sets of uniform and assorted study materials.


The measure, according to the governor, is to enhance the girls chances of successful transition examination and prepare them to confront the academic demands.