A Canada-based organization, 1Million Teachers Inc, has appointed the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, as the Chairman of its Advisory Board in Nigeria.
According to a statement on Tuesday said, 1Million Teachers Inc. “provides access to high-quality teacher education to severely underserved communities around the world.”
The statement was issued by the organization’s Chief Executive Officer, Hakeem Subair.
The organization’s Chief Executive Officer, Hakeem Subair expressed excitement at Emir Sanusi’s appointment.
According to the statement, “It is a morale booster for the team. 1 Million Teachers regularly seeks strong voices, to help us amplify our advocacy for access to equitable and inclusive education for all, especially women and girls, and to provide counsel to our team.
“It is, therefore, with great pleasure that we welcome His Highness, Muhammad Sanusi II, CON, Emir of Kano, as Chairman, Advisory Board of 1 Million Teachers.”
The monarch is also to be a board member of the organization’s parent body, 1 Million Teachers Canada.