By G9ija

Abubakar Bagudu, the Governor of Kebbi State, on Wednesday released N724 million for the payment of the 2018 WAEC/NECO fees for students, stating his administration would continue to be committed to the welfare of the people and quality education.

The governor also promised to look into the cases of school leavers whose results are withheld, calling on parents and guardians to always trust government and advise their children to work hard at their studies.

Bagudu also took time to commend President Buhari’s administration on their efforts in helping the environment to overcome various security challenges.

He made this commendation, on Wednesday, when he received members of the Security Watch Africa at Government House, Birnin Kebbi.

He also commended the various security organisations in the state for assisting the state government to maintain peace.

Earlier, Team Leader of Security Watch Africa, Mr. Patrick Agbanbu, told the governor that they are on a tour of selected states by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to assess security challenges.