Education is a vital tool for societal development and require leaders that will bring rapid changes to achieve the target goal. The Federal Territory Capital Administration, carefully selected among others an intelligent leader, grassroots mobilizer, philanthropist, a politician to pilot the Affairs of FCT Secondary Education Board in person of Hon. Yahya Musa Muhammad (aka ARADA).
Yahaya Musa Muhammad was born to the family of Alhaji Yahaya Muhammad on the 7th August, 1969, in Agyana town, under Abaji Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory. His Educational background stated from FCT public schools with solid foundation that gave him the opportunity to secure admission into a reputable University of Ahmadu Bello Zaria in the year 1992, where he bagged first degree in political science, he didn’t relent in his educational pursuit and joined University of Abuja for his Master degree program in International relations in the year 2005 to spread his search of knowledge on international politics. His broaden knowledge on national and international politics convince his people to lead them in the affairs of Abaji Area Council in May 2007 to 2010, where he won an election and became the Chief Executive Abuja Area Council. His wonderful performance during his tenure most especially in educational development, his people voted him back for the second term to enable him to complete his good work as it affects the grass root. The chairman second term in the office began since 2010 to 2012 consecutively. These landmark achievements were with total support of his then cabinet members and his zeal to achieve the target goal.
After serving his people in that capacity, Hon. Musa returned back to the University of Abuja for his PhD program and after series of seminar presentations, he is now waiting to fulfil the remaining part of program to clinch the Award of Doctorate Degree. The Honorable Minister of the FCT, Mallam Muhammad Bello appointed him to be the Chief Executive Chairman, FCT Secondary Education Board in 2017 to date.
After his assumption of duty, Hon. Musa has taken the mantle of the FCT Secondary Education leadership to the higher level by setting out the eight- point agenda:
CAPACITY BUILDING & MANPOWER DEVELOPMENT
EFFECTIVE MONITORING & EVALUATION OF ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES IN THE FCT SCHOOLS
PROVISION OF PHYSICAL AND INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS
IMPROVE ON STAFF WELFARE
ZERO TOLERANCE ON CORRUPTION
ESTABLISHMENT OF NEW SCHOOLS
SPORT DEVELOPMENT & INTERGRATION OF SCHOOL SYSTEM RECORDS IN A MODERN WAY.
Ladies and Gentlemen as a result of the forgoing agenda, the FCT Secondary Schools academic performances have being yielding positive changes in national and international levels.