From Fred Ezeh, Abuja
Federal Ministry of Education has urged its monitoring and evaluation officers as well as innovation grant officers to upgrade their knowledge and skills in order to remain relevant in service.
A statement indicated that Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, gave the charge during the opening ceremony of two-day workshop organised by the Ministry in collaboration with the World Bank for its officers in Ekiti State.
The minister, represented by the Director of Technology and Science Education, Federal Ministry of Education, Mrs. Elizabeth Adedigba, explained that the workshop was in determination of the ministry to ensure the success of the Innovation Development and Effectiveness in the Acquisition of Skills (IDEAS) Project.
The minister said the workshop would provide officers the opportunity to better their capacity to effectively implement monitoring and evaluation activities across all the four project components.
He said the training was meant to achieve the sole aim of strengthening, monitoring and evaluation capacity in the management of IDEAS project.