School Feeding Programme: Bauchi Governor Takes Breakfast With Pupils

Bauchi State Governor Mohammed Abubakar had breakfast with primary school pupils at Saadu Zungur model school on Thursday.

He did this to test the quality of food and service being offered to the school children.

It could be recalled  that having satisfied the requirements of the Federal Government and signed a memorandum of understanding, Bauchi State Government under the leadership of His Excellency Governor Mohammed Abubakar commenced the implementation of the programme on 1st August 2017.

Bauchi State is also ranked the second largest beneficiary of the programme with the engagement of over 5,000 cooks for the feeding of 501,399 pupils in over 2,000 public primary schools.

Governor Abubakar used the opportunity to appreciate and commend His Excellency, President Mohammadu Buhari for the programme and reassured the commitment of his administration to ensure its effective implementation. He also stated that Bauchi will continue to key into Federal Government initiatives to ensure governance is felt at the grassroots.

The pupils were excited about the presence of the Governor and applauded him for the gesture.