The FCT Universal Basic Education Board (UBEB) has doled out scholarships to eleven graduating students of the Junior Secondary School in Zuba area of the Territory.
It was gathered that the award of scholarship, covers beneficiaries from Senior Secondary (SS 1 through SS 3) in FCT Schools.
This was disclosed during JSS Zuba’s 11th graduation, speech and prize giving Day as well as unveiling of the school’s magazine.
Speaking on behalf of UBEB, at the occasion, Prince Suleiman Tanko Abubakar, who is the Board member II, admonished the graduating students to remain focused on their pursuit of academic excellence.
Abubakar urged them to imbibe all the virtues of life the school had taught them while declaring that the Board would encourage publication of school magazines, so long as it was student oriented and promised awards for the first, second and third positions.
The School Principal, Alhaji Abdulkarim Abdulrahman said the graduands and other students have made the school proud through their active participation in various academic and extracurricular competitions, which the emerged victorious.
He commended the students for being productive while in the school and teachers for their maximum cooperation in ensuring the students received the necessary training for a greater future.
The Principal, who is also the President of All Nigeria Confederation of Principal of Secondary Schools (ANCOPSS), FCT chapter thanked the Board for providing a conducive environment and facilities to enhance effective teaching and learning.