The Association of 2009 old students of Government Science Secondary School (G.S.S.S) Dutsinma has flagged off the construction of three (3) latrine toilets to the school as part of activities to mark the 10th anniversary of the set.
The Chairman of the Association, QS Aliyu Mukhtar Barda announced the commissioning on Saturday, November 23rd, during the 10th year reunion celebrations of the old students in the school compound.
Other highlights of the event billed for 12.noon at the school’s hall include carrier guidance, quiz competition and flag off building projects.
In his remark, the school’s principal, Malam Mainasara Bello thanks the association for unveiling the projects noting the importance of the project to the school.
He, however, charged the students of the school to be mindful of their studies so as to emulate the academic success exhibited by the 2009 sets.
Below is the highlight of the programme activity:
“Shortly after, the founding and serving chairman of the association in the person of Qs Aliyu Mukhtar Barda hinted the importance of their visit and highlighted the projects to be executed.
The maiden event, quiz competition was declared open by the association chairman. The quiz master, Pharm. Ibrahim Nasir Abukur invited the participants from different houses to take their seats afterwhich the rules and regulation governing the quiz competition was read out to the participants. There were five subjects namely English, mathematics, physics, biology and chemistry from which each of the six houses would answer two questions. At the end of the quiz competition, maradi house emerged the 1st position, Rumah House 2nd and kankia house 3rd.
Before the presentation of award, career guidance session was carried out by members of the association starting with faculty of environmental by Qs Usman Sabo Nalado where he talked on Quantity surveying, architecture and Urban and Regional planning. He categorically spelled out SSCE and JAMB requirement needed to secure an admission to study this courses. Dr attahir Mustapha spoke on all the courses offered in college of health sciences among which are medicine, medical laboratory science, physiotherapy, nursing sciences, radiotherapy, optometry and pharmacy. Just like the environmental career guidance giver, SSCE and JAMB requirements for the various courses were mentioned out. The same procedure was followed for faculty of Engineering and sciences.
Upon presentation of the award to the representative of maradi house who emerged 1st position, the principal took some minutes off to draw the attention of the association leadership to please help the students in securing admission at the various institution. He specifically hinted a case of a student named Bashir Aminu who despite meeting all the requirements to study medicine in ABU Zaria wasn’t admitted. He pleads with them to please aid the students post secondary school.
The maiden day was concluded with flagging off ceremony of a public convenience project designed to be constructed in the dormitories area which will in sha Allah be commissioned on the 25th of December, 2019.”
The school’s principal addressing old student at the construction site