By Golok Nanmwa, Jos
National Secretariat of Dengi Old Students Association (DOSA) on Tuesday donated personal protective equipment (PPE)worth several thousands of naira to its alma-mater, Government Model Secondary School Dengi with a charge to the school authority to continue the war on the dreaded coronavirus with a view to curtailing the spread.
DOSA National President, Prof. Abdullahi Yibaikwal who donated the items at the School premises at Dengi in Kanam local government of the state to the Principal of the school called on students of the school to adhere to the COVID19 laiddown protocols to stop the spread of the virus especially as they write their West Africa Examination Council WAEC examinations .
He urged the students to imbibe the school’s core values which include the “fear of God, hard work, honesty and humility in all their endeavours
Represented by Alhaji Abdulrazaq . Sambo , former council chairman of Kanam LGC,) ,he praised the National President and his EXCO for their wonderful initiatives and positive response to their alma-mater out this period of global challenge of Covid-19 that is devastating lives and the economies of nations.
He attributed this great feat to the qualitative leadership of the National President of DOSA, Prof. Abdullahi Shehu Yibaikwal who has been a shining light of the school in all facets during his service years as ambassador of DOSA to mankind and humanity.
He listed the items which include 1000 pieces of face mask, 300 pieces of 100ml hand sanitizer, 100 pieces of 200ml hand sanitizers, 10 pieces of water dispenser, 10 pieces of hand-wash soap, 1000 pieces of face mask .
Abdulrazaq also commended the ad-hoc committee that carried out the assignment which includes Mr. Bali N. Dashe (National Financial Secretary) Abdulrazaq A. Sambo (set 80) and Mr. Stephen Mwan Danladi, National Auditor General (set 84) for a work well done.
Responding on behalf of the school authority, the acting Principal, Alhaji Musa Musawa (Marafan Takzul) thanked DOSA members for their wonderful gestures to the school since time immemorial.
He specifically expressed his happiness to the National President, Prof. Abdullahi Shehu Yibaikwal for his innovations since he assumed office as president as the school has benefited immensely from his benevolence and share of love.
He further stressed that Prof. Shehu Yibaikwal is not only an asset to Government Model Secondary School, Dengi but to the nation at large as demonstrated at the highest peak when recently, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR nominated him as ambassador designate. He prayed to God Almighty to continue to bless DOSA members and promised to make judicious use of the items donated.
The delegation was led by the National Auditor of the body , Mr. Stephen Danladi .
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