Governor Nasir El-Rufa’i, of Kaduna State on Monday disclosed that all parents who enroll their children into the Almajiri system of Education shall be prosecuted and serve two years jail terms.
The governor made this disclosure on Monday during his visit to about 200 Almajiri who where repatriated from Nassarawa State as the result of the pandemic Corona Virus. The Almajiri are currently at the Government College, Kurmin Mashi, Kaduna, undergoing rehabilitation.
Almajiri are children who’s parents are poor and cannot afford to Care of them, thereby sending them to be Quranic education elsewhere .but finally the children will end up in the street begging for food and shelter.
The governor finally comfirmed that the 200 Almajiri shall been given a better future by his administration.