The National Youth Emerging Leadership (NYEL) has honoured the Provost of Federal College of Education Katsina, Dr Aliyu Idris Funtua FICA, FIICA (Wakilin Malaman Katsina), with the Special Leadership Recognition Award.
A lecture in the college, Nura Sada Batagarawa received the award on behalf of the Provost during the NYEL conference held at Royal Tropicana Hotel, Nasarawa Kano.
In his address shortly before the presentation, the NYEL team lead noted that the committee took time to scrutinise the Provost who he said had dedicated his time to serve the college in good faith.
He revealed that the contribution of the Provost towards effective service delivery and productivity in the College has brought to the limelight the rapid transformation achieved both in education and well fare of the staff and the students.
He said: “At a time that the youth need to have exemplary leaders as role models, we have carefully selected you to be honoured with The National Youth Emerging Leadership Award.”
In his remarks, Dr Aliyu Funtua appreciated the organisers for the honour bestowed on him and pledged to do more efforts toward advancement of the college.
Other recipients of the award include His Royal Highness Emir of Fika Alhaji Abali ibn Muhammadu Idrissa, His Royal Highness Emir of Bichi Alhaji Nasiru Ado Bayero, E. S. Nigerian Lottery Commission Alhaji Bello Maigari and Hajia (Dr) Lubna Muhammad Baba Gusau COE LBG Foundation, Hon. Ibrahim Magaji Dosara Ex-Commissioner of Information Zamfara State.