While briefing newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Saturday, he said that the distance e-learning programme would be aired by the state-owned Kebbi TV, Kebbi Radio as well as Vision FM, Equity Radio and Brinkles FM.
Magawata-Aliero said that the assigned media houses have carried out mass awareness prior to the commencement of the lessons in form of jingles free of charge to enlighten parents, guardians and the larger community on the importance of the programme.
The commissioner added that the lessons would be handled by personnel under the Teacher Development Team (TDT) drawn from the State and Local Government Education Authorities.
“These personnel were professionally trained by the UNICEF in handling lessons on Literacy, Numeracy and Science.
The commissioner explained that monitoring mechanisms would be put in place to ensure effective implementation and wider coverage of the lessons.
Edited By: Vivian Ihechu/Ismail Abdulaziz (NAN)