By Daniel Ayantoye
The Federal Government has approved te establishment of College of Education in 6 States of the federation.
The Federal Ministry of Education made the disclosure in a statement signed by the Director, Press & Public Relations, Ben Bem Goong on Monday, 18th May, 2020 and obtained by CAMPUS FOCUS.
The States include: Bauchi, Benue, Ebonyi, Edo, Osun and Sokoto State.
The Statement read in part: “The Federal Ministry of Education therefore wishes to clarify the locations
of the Colleges as follows:- Bauchi – jama’are in jama’are local government, Benue – odugbo in apa local government, Ebonyi – isu in onicha local government, Edo – ekiadolor in ovia north east local government, Osun – iwo in iwo local government and Sokoto – gidan madi in tangaza local government
“Letters to this effect have already gone to the relevant Governors, while a Technical Team from the Federal Ministry of Education (FME) and the National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE) will be visiting the benefiting states to inspect and assess the sites in the coming weeks, all
in preparation for the take-off of the Colleges in October 2020.” It added.