The Federal Government has reiterated its commitment to fund the 104 unity schools across the country to enable them deliver quality education.
The Minister of State For Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajuba, disclosed this to newsmen on Thursday in Keffi after inspecting facilities at the Federal Government College, Keffi.
His visit was to inspect reconstruction work on the female hostel destroyed by a fire incident which reportedly claimed the life of a female student.
He said the present administration placed premium on education as the engine of Nigeria’s economic and technological growth.
Nwajuba said that the administration was critical about the quality of service being provided in all the unity schools.
He stated that the Federal Government was expecting proper usage of the fund made available to the schools towards delivery of qualitative education and discipline to the students entrusted in their care.
Nwajuba then reassured that the present administration would not fail in its responsibilities of making the schools models for academic excellence and discipline.
He said it had become imperative that the colleges established as centres of unity and excellence must meet such standards.