Khadijat Saidu, Birnin Kebbi
The National Union of Kebbi State Students has commended Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu for expending three point five million nairas on re-engineering the education sector in the state.
The National President of the Association, Comrade Kabiru Sama’ila Warrah made the commendation at a news briefing in Birnin Kebbi.
The Union thanked the governor for sponsoring 262 Kebbi State indigenes to study in various fields of learning abroad, which rekindled hope among students in the state for a better future.
Comrade Kabiru Warrah said the recent upgrading of some tertiary institutions to degree and HND awarding institutions, was also worthy of commendation, specifically the Adamu Augie College of Education Argungu, College of Nursing Sciences Birnin Kebbi, and the College of Health Science and Technology Jega as well as accreditation of more courses of the State University of Science and Technology Aliero.
The students further appreciated Governor Atiku Bagudu for settling the 2021 outstanding fifty percent tuition fees, which strengthened education transformation in Kebbi State.
The Union rejoiced with the government and parents of Federal Government College, Birnin Yauri for the release of another batch of students from captivity and expressed gratitude to Governor Bagudu for his untiring efforts in that direction.