Muhammadu Buhari ‘I know him well, he’ll perform,’ Gowon says of President-elect

Gowon also said that Buhari would bring back the former glory of the country’s education sector.

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Former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon pays congratulatory visit to President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari play

Former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon pays congratulatory visit to President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari

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Former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon has expressed confidence in the ability of President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari to bring much-needed change in the country.

Gowon also said that Buhari would bring back the former glory of the country’s education sector.

The former Head of State made the comments on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at the official commissioning of Bogoro Community Study Centre of the National Open University of Nigeria, located in Bogoro, Bauchi State.

“I know Buhari very well and I know he will do well to improve the Education sector in the country. We must focus on raising men and women of sound character and good reputation,” Gowon said.

 “We must continue to work hard and restore the lost glory of our education system in the country especially the quality of our education,” he added.

Gowon also commended President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration for its investment in the education sector.

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