Supervising Minister of Education, Chief Nyesom Wike has denied rumors making the rounds that he has resigned his appointment, attributing the report to the handiwork of “mischief makers”.
In a statement issued by his Special Assistant, Media, Mr Simeon Nwakaudu, Wike declared emphatically that he is still in office and listed a series of events that he is scheduled to attend in his capacity as education minister.
“The report being circulated online to the effect that he has resigned is false in its entirety.
“It is planted report by mischief makers”, the statement said.
The statement also noted that the minister “will be performing the ground breaking ceremony for the Special Vocational School in Delta State”.
It added that next week, the minister will hold a town hall meeting for federal universities, polytechnics and colleges of education in the North East at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi.
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