Kano Journalists Tasks Wealthy Individuals to Emulate Professor Gwarzo
AREWA AGENDA – The Kano State Correspondents’ Chapel of the NUJ has commended the President and Founder of Maryam Abacha American University conglomerate, Prof Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo for establishing a University in Kano.
The Chairman of the Chapel, Ibrahim Garba Shuaibu made the commendation during an official visit to the University while Alhaji Aliyu Kakaki escorted members of the Chapel to go round the University on Tuesday evening.
Garba noted that the establishment of Maryam Abacha American University in Kano had not only brought physical development but had boosted socio-economic activities of the inhabitants of Kano especially in the area where the institution is located.
He said the establishment of the university in Kano would bring economic growth and development in the State in particular and the country in general.
“The people of Kano as a business community, will continue to appreciate his contributions towards the economic growth and development of the town” Garba reaffirm
He also expressed satisfaction with the state of the art facilities put in place in the University.
The chairman used the occasion to thank Prof. Gwarzo for the support he had been giving to youths as well as the poor and other vulnerable persons in the State through his Foundation, Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo Foundation (AAG).
He, therefore, called on other well-to-do individuals in the state to emulate Prof Gwarzo by establishing similar institution for the development of education in the State.
The members of the Chapel went around the university including Senate building, lecture theatres, laboratories, staff quarters, students hostels and library among others.
Recalled that on July Dr Musa Abdullahi Sufi led a tour to the University after training of Journalists, Influencers on Effective Use of Social Media sponsored by Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo Foundation.
He was quoted to be saying the tour to the University was to showcase some of the positive news about the humanitarian activities of the Professor Gwarzo as an aspiring young individual achieving this momentum in his own life at the age 43 years who is able to establish a standard universities across the globe, one in France another in Niger Republic and now the Nigerian permanent site is almost done.
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