By Charly Agwam – Bauchi
The National Union of Bauchi State Students (NUBASS) and other associated student bodies in the state have endorsed the candidature of Governor Bala Mohammed for second term as governor of Bauchi State.
Speaking on behalf of the student group in Bauchi on Monday, the National President, Sani Adamu said that his group is supporting the governor’s second term ambition to enable him complete the projects he started in his first tenure.
“The payment of Bursary allowances (Scholarship) to indigenous students of Bauchi studying in the tertiary institutions of learning across the country since the assumption of governor Bala is very commendable.
“He also awarded scholarships for Bauchi state student to study abroad and paid WAEC, NECO and JAMB examination fees for Bauchi students across the 20 L.G.A.
“He has constructed several new secondary & primary school class rooms in villages, hamlet, wards, capitals and cities of Bauchi and across all the 20 LGA of Bauchi. He has also renovated of hundreds of primary & secondary schools in the State etc.
“In view of the above, the forum calls on the governor to run for a second term in office. He should please accept our clarion call to serve humanity. We congratulate him for this grand endorsement,” he said.
The student group also commended the Commissioner, Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Nuhu Zaki for his commitment and support for the group.
“Before closing this conference, we take it as an obligation to commend the tremendous the effort and support of Hon. Nuhu Zaki, Commissioner of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs for his dedication, sacrifice, commitment towards the success of this forum,” he added.