President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday relived his expertise in center and secondary faculties, whereas rising up and mentioned his academics by no means spared the rod, at any time when he and his schoolmates misbehaved.
“I spent 9 years within the boarding college the place the academics showered us with love, care and complete dedication. They handled you as their very own kids.
“They counseled you whenever you did properly, and flogged you on naked buttocks should you misbehaved,” mentioned the President.
He shared his education expertise in Daura, Katsina State, in the present day after he was honoured by the city’s Neighborhood Secondary Faculty, which he co-founded with 5 different individuals, 50 years in the past.
Buhari mentioned he grew to become an orphan at a younger age, however his 9 years in boarding college and becoming a member of the military formed his life.
He mentioned Nigeria’s socio-economic and political salvation will come from training, urging residents to embrace studying as a lifestyle whereas the federal government will do its finest to offer entry.
He praised the present administration of the college, which is now renamed Pilot Secondary Faculty, Daura, for sustaining excessive requirements.
President Buhari implored the previous boys affiliation to hold on the nice work they have been going, main as much as the present place of the college.