Connect with us

ZAMFARA ACTING GOVERNOR RECEIVES ALUMNI OF ISLAMIC UNIVERSITY OF MEDINA

Published

on


Zamfara state government has reaffirmed it’s committment of supporting state indigenes who are interested in studying at the Islamic University of Medina.


The State Acting Governor Barrister Mahdi Aliyu Muhammed made the pledge while receiving a delegation of the old boys of Islamic University of Medina who paid him an advocacy visit in his office.


The Acting Governor said education sector is one of the priority areas of the present administration noting that the administration is always willing to championing an educated society.


He noted that, as at the time their government was inaugurated, tertiary system of education was in comatoes with high number of youths unable to access it couple with the dilapidated structures found in most of the tertiary institutions in the state.


But he noted that effort is being intensified by their government to change the old story with a view to making higher level of education a proud in Zamfara state.


The Acting Governor also expressed satisfaction with the extra efforts being made by the Old Boys of Islamic University of Medina in guiding the new generation that are willing to join through facilitation of admission into not only University of Medina but Saudi based Universities.


He assured the visiting delegation that he will brief the Governor on their mission and also directed the State Commissioner for Religious Affairs to keep in touch with the delegation for regular update.


Earlier, the leaderof the delegation Malam Auwal Khakis informed the Acting Governor of their old aged initiative of organizing annual Daura which was initially co-sponsored by both the Saudi and Zamfara State governments which he said the initative has helped in portraying the islamic reputation of Zamfara internationally.


He said impressively, for some years now, Zamfara state government has been single handedly sponsoring the activity including sponsoring of successful students to the holy land.


Mallam  Auwal  reminded the Acting Governor of the good part of their activities where he said  Zamfara state has successfully produced about six PhD holders, many Masters and first Degree holders through same engagement. 


He therefore used the opportunity to appeal to the Acting Governor to grace this year’s clossing of the Islamic Daura as part of moral boost to the younger ones.



Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Daily News

RECONCILIATION: ZAMFARA FMR. FED. LAWMAKER MEETS COUNCIL CHAIR, APC STAKEHOLDERS

Published

on

A Zamfara federal house of representatives aspirant Abdulmalik Bungudu Zannan Bungudu has attended an interface with the Bungudu local government council chairman and other APC stakeholders aimed at strategizing ways to strengthen the ongoing reconciliation.

The meeting which was summoned by the Council Chairman Muhammad Maitutare emphasized on the need for the APC supporters from both side of the divide in Zamfara to accept the reconciliation in the spirit of unity and progress.

He said accepting the consensus candidate anointed by the Governor is the only answer to showing solidarity to the decision of the Governor.

The aspirant who was a former federal lawmaker Abdulmakik Zubairu thanked the council chairman and all the stakeholders for the support and assured them his commitment to ensuring that the party succeeded.

Continue Reading

Daily News

GAMJIN GUSAU DR. DAUDA LAWAL, RINGING THE BELL OF THE OPPOSITION IN ZAMFARA POLITICS.

Published

on

By Campaign Committee

(Sponsored Article)

It was a moment of jubilation for the supporters of Dr. Dauda Lawal Gamjin Gusau one of the aspirants eying for the seat of the Governor of Zamfara state under the umbrella of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).

He has conducted one of the best state of the earth rally with thousands of supporters across the divides driving with happiness to welcome him at Yankara, Zamfara state border town with Katsina.

His arrival to Zamfara on Sunday marked the beginning of a new dawn for the opposition People’s Democratic Party in Zamfara state, as the journey of 45-50 minutes took him over eight hours to finish.


He was stopped by thousands of supporters at the entry of every village and town along Zaria-Gusau highway to wish him well and prayed for God almighty to bless his gubernatorial candidature.

Dr. Dauda Lawal Dare who was looking visibly emotional and delighted with the mammoth crowd that came on the streets to welcome him said he is optimistic and confident that his gubernatorial candidature will surely triumph in 2023.


He expressed hope that the journey from 2023 will raise the hope of Zamfara people since his inspiration is to transform Zamfara state in the area of infrastructures, education, quality health care system, job creation, widening opportunities in small and medium enterprises as well as sustainable reforms beyond his period as Governor.

A young, agile Ibrahim Garba who trekked from Yankara to Gusau said he has high hope for the gubernatorial candidature of Dauda Lawal considering his track record while in the banking sector and his admiration to transforming humanity.


He said whenever he listened to perspective from Dauda Lawal he renewed his hope for the new Zamfara state because of his careful understanding of the governance crises rocking the state and his vision of how he want to create new opportunities for Zamfara state.

Another young woman Fatima who stood for hours at Gusau Hotel round about to welcome Dr. Dauda said many people she interacted with have raised new hope in the aspiration of Dauda Lawal which is ringing bell. She said the quality in everything done by Dr, Dauda will surely manifest in his administration if elected.

Another Youth Corp member Chineze Thomas said, he has heard about the competency of Dr. Dauda Lawal from many people who worked with him in the banking sector and the conclusion about him was that “he is the best for the Zamfara gubernatorial projects and prayed for God almighty to see him through the routes of success in 2023.

As for his chances in the PDP, Alh Tanuimu Garba a secondary school teacher in Tsafe said, with people like Dr. Dauda Lawal in the party, PDP has become a new hope for Zamfara people.

 

 

Continue Reading

Daily News

TWELVE APC FED. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVE ASPIRANTS GEAR UP FOR PARTY PRIMARIES IN ZAMFARA

Published

on

Twelve Zamfara aspirants contesting for the post of federal house of representative are gearing up for the APC primaries scheduled for Thursday the 26th of May 2021

Those who are likely to secure the ticket unopposed are Ahmad Usman Gummi for Gummi/Bukkuyum, Umar Sarkin Fada Zurmi/Shinkafi, Muhammad Ahmed Sani Bakura/Maradun and Isah Muhammad Anka for Anka and Bukkuyum Federal Constituency.

As for Maru/Bungudu, five aspirants are to contest the ticket on Thursday and they include Dr. Bashir Muhammad Maru, Abdulmalik Zubairu Zannan Bungudu, Sufiyanu Usman, Abdulrahaman Tumbido and Aliyu Sulaiman Dansadau.

As for Gusau and Tsafe federal constituency, Sanusi Garba Rikiji and Fatima Mu’azu are to contest the ticket at the level of party primaries.

All aspirants, especially those for Maru and Bungudu are gearing up and meeting with the delegates to canvass for votes ahead of the date scheduled for the party primaries.

None of the aspirants who contesting at the level of primaries from Gusau/Tsafe and Maru/Bungudu constituencies has so far step down from the race.

Continue Reading

Trending