The Federal Government Girls College, Gwandu celebrated its 15th Speech and Prize Giving Day at which dignitaries from across the State were assembled.
His Excellency, Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu who graced the event congratulated the excited students and encouraged them to be good ambassadors of the School and State wherever they find themselves.
Representing the First Lady, Dr Zainab S Bagudu, Hon. Zara’u Wali stressed the need for parents and guardians to support the retention and completion of the Girl Child education to contribute to a better society and National Development. She donated cash and gift items.
On behalf of the Governor, the Speaker House of Assembly Kebbi State Alhaji Samai’la Abdulmumini Kamba directed immediate instillation of transformer and donated an 18 seater Bus to the School.
The Medicaid Cancer Foundation team also present at the event, gave cancer awareness tips and taught the students self breast examination to promote early detection.
The event ended with the presentation of awards to the best performing students. Finally, a vote of thanks by the Principal who commended the efforts of His Excellency Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu and his wife Dr Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu for the giant stride taken on Girl Child Education in the State.
Wife of Governor Kebbi State.