Nasarawa lawmaker calls for collective efforts to improve standard of education



Mr David Maiyaki, representing Karu/Gitata constituency at the Nasarawa State Assembly, has called for concerted ’ effort improve on the standard of education in Nigeria.

Maiyaki made the call on Saturday in Karu while inaugurating a seven- man  for a scholarship scheme for his .

Maiyaki ( PDP) said that the was work out modalities ensure the  successful disbursement of scholarship students in his constituency.

The  Chairman, House on Lands and Survey, said the gesture was part of his modest contribution his constituency in appreciation of the mandate they gave him in 2019.

, he also said, was to address the plight of students as well as to the burden of their education on their parents and guardians.

scheme will be continuous  and in batches, so for those will not benefit from the first batch, they should be patient as it will soon come to their turn,” the lawmaker said.

He added that students in their final year in different higher institutions of learning in the country be the first beneficiaries of the scheme.

He urged the committee to be thorough in their assignment devoid of sentiments to ensure that deserving students benefitted.

The lawmaker assured the  people of his constituency of sound representation at the state assembly in order to improve on their  standard of living.

Responding, the Chairman of the committee,  Mr Jonah Ezekiel, thanked the lawmaker for his  foresight in coming with such a  scheme and for finding them worthy of the assignment.

He assured the lawmaker that they work assiduously to see to its success.

The News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) reports that members of the committee Mr Philip Ali, Danladi Asawu-Efuna, Dan’azumi Kurah, Joshua Danbeke, Ishaku Gurku and Musa Adamu. ( NAN)