12 July 2021 by Rabo Bako.
FCT Universal Basic Education Board, UBEB has reaffirmed its Commitment towards strengthing Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education,in the Territory.
The Acting Executive Chairman UBEB, Hassan Sule made this known at the Grand finale of the 11th Edition of its Annual Junior Engineers Technicians and Scientists JETS Competition held in Abuja.
Malam Sule who Commended the Pupils and Students for their wonderful performance at the competition, said the Board would not relent in supporting the FCT JETS Coordinator and his team towards harnessing the full potential of young Scientists in the Country.
On his part the founder of Obama Foundation and Chairman Gwagwalada Area Council, Alhaji Adamu Mustapha who was overwhelmed by the performance of the young Scientists pledged the foundation’s support towards promoting education in the FCT.
The FCT UBEB, Science Coordinator Malam Idris Ibrahim who lauded the Obama foundation for its support, called on welmeaning Nigerians to emulate the gesture to guarantee the future of young Scientists in the society.
Some pupils and Students who took part in the JETS Competition thanked their teachers and organisers for giving them the opportunity to showcase their talents, promised to keep the flag flying
Highlight of the occasion was presentation of awards to Schools, pupils and Students who distinguished themselves in the competition.