Rt. Hon. Abdullahi pays tuition fees of 250 tertiary students from his constituency

The member representing Kontagora/Wushishi/Mariga/Mashegu Federal Constituency at the Green Chambers has paid the tuition fees of over 250 students from his constituency.

This is in-line with the members bid to encourage youths to focus on their studies as well as ease the financial burden on parents and guardians of students.

So far, this is the second phase of the payment cause last year the member had already paid the phase of the same set of selected 250 student brilliant youngsters. The students are from the various communities under the four (4) Local Government Areas the member is representing at the Federal House of Representatives.

The student happen to be from three (3) separate institutions each from either Federal College of Education Kontagora, College of Education, Minna and the Federal University of Technology, Minna respectively.

While speaking with Gulmawuya’s correspondent in Kontagora the chairman of Rt. Hon. Abdullahi Idris Garba Education Foundation, Mal. Abdullahi Musa, stated emphatically that Kontagora/Wushishi/Mariga/Mashegu Federal Constituency can be described as being very lucky in Niger state, for having a selfless and reliable member in the Federal House of Representatives who does not take education for joke.

Mal. Abdullahi added that the member promised to pay the students tuition fees to the very end of their education endeavors, and this is the secondary phase now. If you can all recall vividly, the member not long ago purchased and registered 1,200 student for the National Business and Technical Examination Board (NABTEB) not to forget those he paid for their jamb forms also.

Also, in his bid to reinforce and lay a concrete foundation to the educational system of his constituency. The member build over 30 class room with staff rooms, and he is currently constructing a state of the art Information and Communications Technology Center at Federal College of Education Kontagora.

“I want to reaffirm the Rt. Hon. Abdullahi Idris Garba Education Foundation commitment towards uplift the education of our beloved constituency and we along with Rt. Hon. Abdullahi are tirelessly working towards that” say Mal. Abdullahi.

He added that the lawmaker was also building and refurbishing the Kontagora Township stadium, building hospital, providing street lights, boreholes, giving financial empowerment to women, youths and men to support their means of livelihood among others.

According to one of the beneficiary of the scheme, Murjanatu Muslim Bala describe the member as a astute gentleman who has proven to all what it means to be a servant to the people with his leadership style and developmental strides,” she said.

According to her, the students’ community in Niger state as a whole were impressed with his contribution to the education sector in his constituency.

“In addition, Rt. Hon. Abdullahi early this year saw to the NABTEB form purchase and registration of over 1,200 students from his constituency,” Murjanatu said.

“As the leader of the student and comrade community in Niger state, I urge Rt. Hon. Abdullahi to continue to deliver the dividends of his given mandate to the good people of Kontagora/Wushishi/Mariga/Mashegu Federal Constituency.

“I know that the good and intelligent people of Kontagora/Wushishi/Mariga/Mashegu Federal Constituency, mostly our members will most certainly reciprocate your good gesture in due time Sir.

“I am also using this medium on behalf of Nigerlites to appeal to other representatives at all federal level to consider emulating this distinguish colleague of theirs,” she said.

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