According to reports, Governor of Jigawa State, Badaru Abubakar has awarded an overseas scholarship to a first-class graduate of the Ahmadu Bello University, Safiyu Haruna Mallam Madori.
Madori became the first “first-class graduate” of the institution after 58 years.
Madori graduated with a cumulative Grade Point Average of 4.73 in the Department of Arabic Studies, the first of its kind within the 58 years history of the University.
Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar made the announcement today while receiving the student at the government house.
He congratulated Safiyu Haruna for the new record also pledging to sponsor the student to further his studies overseas.