Haja Ramatu Kanu

Haja Ramatu Kanu

Deputy Director of Education Bombali District

DISTRICT EDUCATION OFFICE - MAKENI
• Bombali District Education Office is located in Makeni City
in the Bombali Sebora Chiefdom and the Regional Headquarter
of Northern Region.
• There are thirteen (13) Chiefdoms, Eight (08) Constituencies
and Ninety (90) Wards and Two (2) Local Councils.
• District Education Office Staff (Fourteen 14 ): Officers (07 - Male 05 & Female 02) – District Deputy Director, Assistant Director, Senior Inspector of Schools , Inspector of Schools, Regional Secretary Basic Education Commission, Supervisor Non Formal Education and Supervisor Physical Health Education. Auxiliary (07: Male 06 & Female 01): Supervisor Attached, Ag. Finance Officer, Secretary, Office Assistant, Driver, Security, Guest House Care Taker.
• Number of Buildings – Five (05): Office (01), Store (01), Resource Centre (01) used as a store, Guest House (01) and staff quarter (01)

KEY PARTNERS
• Bombali District Council and Makeni City Council
• UNICEF
• Plan Sierra Leone
• Street Child Sierra Leone
• Action Aid Sierra Leone
• Munafa N’patie

CURRENT ACHIEVEMENT
• Joint monitoring & Supervision of Educational institution by District Education Office in collaboration with partners
• Monthly Education Sector meeting on First Wednesday of every month
• 49 Operational Centres for Special Needs Girls Educational Programme
• Functional Situation Room with 90 ward monitors using Smart Phones,
• 13 Nokia Phones for National Monitor (Paramount Chiefs) , 01 Wi-Fi modem and 1 IT Focal Person
• Distribution of Teaching Learning Materials and School Hygiene Kits

CHALLENGES:
• Overcrowding in schools : inadequate classrooms and furniture