Katsina state government under the leadership of Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari has been applauded for renaming of Government College Katsina (GCK) to Dikko college.
The Vice President of the college’s old boys association Malam Muhammad Tasi’u Ibrahim disclosed this during the presentation of stationaries by the association to the school management.
Malam Muhammad stressed that Sarki Dikko is well known in both western and islamic knowledge in Katsina and its environs during his time. He added that Sarki Dikko is the person that dedicated his farm land on to which the school was built in those days.
While given his closing remarks, the Vice President also stated that the donation by the association was done in good faith as it is one of the ways they can give back to the school in appreciation to what the school made them to be.
Earlier on receiving the items on behalf of the school, the school principal Malam Abubakar thank the association for the gesture and promised to make good use of the items.
Some of the items donated to the school includes: staff and students identification cards, office stamps and files among others.