Kano State governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has offered scholarship to miss Faizah Abubakar, the student who scored A1s in all nine subjects in the results of her 2016 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).
Owing to the kind gesture by Kano State government, Faizah who hails from Bakin Zuwo, Kano State, is entitled to free education to her doctorate degree level.
Speaking on the development, governor Gaduje narrated:
“This gesture is to acknowledge merit and to especially encourage girl-child education in our state”, the governor maintained, pointing out that the state government is making arrangements to ensure that gifted children are given opportunity to fully exploit their potentials.
“We are happy that this child has performed very well and I want to assure that we will continue to encourage our people to achieve in their chosen endeavors and bring honor to their families , the state and the nation at large.”