Nasir El-Rufai, the Governor of Kaduna state has enrolled his 6 year-old son, Abubakar Al-Saddique El-Rufai in a Kaduna Capital School, one of the Public Primary schools in Kaduna state. This is to fulfill a promise Governor El-Rufai made in 2017.
The Governor in the company of his wife, Aisha Ummi took their son Abubakar Al-Siddique El-Rufai to Kaduna Capital School on Monday morning.
The Governor made this known via his verified Twitter handle, @GovKaduna in a series of tweets,
“On 28 Dec 2017, Malam Nasir El-Rufai stated that “I will by personal example ensure that my son that will be six years of age in 2019 will be enrolled in a public school in Kaduna State, by God’s grace.”
“Abubakar Saddique El-Rufai has today enrolled as a Primary one pupil of Kaduna Capital School”
Abubakar Al-Siddique El-Rufai has today enrolled as a Primary One Pupil of Kaduna Capital School
“As we make progress, we will require our senior officials to enrol their children in public schools.
“And I will by personal example ensure that my son that will be six years of age in 2019 will be enrolled in a public school in Kaduna State, by God’s grace,” El-Rufa’i had said
Furthermore, The Governor said “I made that commitment because I believe that it is only when all political leaders have their children in public schools that we will pay due attention to quality of public education.”