N16.8m scholarship to constituents: FCE Bichi lauds MP
By Nasiru Muhammad
The Federal College of Education (FCE) Bichi has commended the member representing the constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Abubakar Kabir Abubakar, for disbursing the sum of N16, 874, 996.55 as the payment for Bichi students studying in the college.
The commendation was contained in an appreciation letter signed by the Provost of the institution, Prof. Bashir Muhammad Fagge addressed to the lawmaker.
The letter acknowledged Hon. Kabir’s continued effort towards unprecedented transformation of his constituency in the areas of human and capital development.
The letter read: “Within one year in office as a member House of Representatives, representing Bichi Federal Constituency, the college has witnessed your contribution in the payment of N16, 874, 996.55 for Bichi indigene students in the college for the 2019/2020 academic year, among others.
“While congratulating you for your contribution towards unprecedented transformation of your constituency, (Bichi Federal Constituency) in the area of human and physical development, we pray to Allah the Almighty to continue to bless you with more opportunities and fruitful life ahead.”
The scholarship is part of over 1,000 students of Bichi indigenes sponsored by the lawmaker at various higher institutions of learning across the country.