Obaseki named Governor of the year by NUT.

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has been named the 2019 Best Performing Governor by the Nigeria Union of Teachers. He was given the award in recognition of his efforts in improving basic education and teachers’ welfare in the state.

On Saturday at the Eagle Square in Abuja during the World Teachers’ Day celebration, the award was presented to the governor by the Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, who urged Obaseki to continue with the good work of repositioning education in the state.

Obaseki said “Nigeria’s developmental challenges stemmed from poor education which my administration had set out to address.”, speaking to journalists after receiving the award.

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