By Aminu Dalhatu
Governor Uba Sani of Kaduna has ordered the stoppage of levy collection by the management of the Kaduna State University KASU.
The Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mohammed Lawal Shehu announced this in a statement and made available to Radio Nigeria in Kaduna
The statement explains that, the collection of levies negates the State Government’s downward review of the extant fees regime announced in 2023.
which was implemented as an intervention to cushion the effects of the general rising cost of living in the polity, especially in the wake of the petroleum subsidy removal.
It says Kaduna State Government is committed to ameliorating the suffering of the people while government will continue to initiate policies, programmes and projects to bring succour to the poor, underserved and the vulnerable.
According to the Statement, Kaduna State government will continue to take all necessary measures to ensure access to free and qualitative education for every citizen in the State from primary to tertiary level.