By Stanley Onyekwere
The FCT Administration through its Universal Basic Education Board (UBEB), Education Secretariat have relocated the Local Education Authority (LEA) primary school from it’s Wuye site to LEA school in Wuse, zone 6 area of the Territory.
Accordingly, the FCTA explained that the relocation is to ensure the 2019/2020 new academic session of the School was not disrupted due to the urgency to move from it’s present location.
Speaking during supervision of the pupils movement from Wuye to the new place, the FCT-UBEB Director, Dr Adamu Jata’u Noma said, the LEA primary School,Wuye has been operating in a temporary structure of the Federal Government Boys College, Apo and the College decided to take ownership of their facilities.
Noma added that it became imperative for FCT Administration to intervene and swiftly relocates the pupils without disrupting their academic activities.
He disclosed that the new relocation site of LEA primary School, Wuse, Zone 6 already has existing 8 blocks of classrooms with offices and toilet facilities where the pupils have now been properly settled down and classes have commenced in earnest.
According to him, the daily process of movement has been smooth as there is adequate provision of school bus to and fro the Wuye site to the new site for the pupils without any issues.
He reiterated that the pupils well being and learning under a conducive academic environment has been the FCT Administration priority, hence the prompt intervention where every necessary things needed to avoid academic setbacks and emotional instability has been provided .
He further explained that the Board has been shown the school permanent site within the Wuye district and as soon as the formal process is completed and handover to them, development of the site will start immediately.
The Director, who monitored that the pupils free transportation to the new location, assured that all arrangements for the sustainability of the school bus system has been put in place as two school buses has been dedicated to the routes to convey the pupils daily by FCT Scholarship Board under the Education Secretariat.
He however urged parents and guardians of the pupils to cooperate with the Administration by ensuring nothing hinders the pupils early resumption.