Gombe state office of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has distributed 53 cartons of text books for new subject called introductions to (SDGs) to 53 selected primary schools across the state.
Mr.Charles Maina Ag.Permanent Secretary SDGs office Gombe, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) in Gombe on Wednesday
He said ,each carton of the text book contains 150 pieces and the books is for Primary 4 to 6 and the aim of distributing the books is to equip them with knowledge on SDGs and what the goals are all about.
He said the office is planing to organize a workshop in the third week of October for forum of Education Secretary in the state on how to use the text books.
He said after the workshop, the Education Secretary’s are expected to step down the workshop to teachers.
Maina said, his office received only 53 cartoons of the text book from the SDGs headquarters but they were expecting additional copies for onward distribution to the remaining primary schools in the state.
The Ag.Permanent Secretary further said that, the office donated two ambulances to task force on covid-19.
He also said, he went round the state and inspected over 1,500 projects executed by his predecessors in the state since from inception of MDGs to date