Sheikh Abubakar Mahmood College of Advanvce studies (SAMCAS), located in Gummi, Zamfara State- Nigeria, has enrolled 71 undergraduates. The matriculation ceremony took place on Sunday, August 6, 2023. The students enrolled in the college to study BA.ed English Language, B.Sc Integrated Science, B.Sc. Health education, B.Social studies, among others.
The degree programs are under the National Teachers Institute affiliated with the University of Maiduguri and Open universities facilitated by Sheikh Abubakar Mahmood College of Advanvce studies. The matriculation ceremony was not just a formality but a powerful symbol of achievement and new beginnings. It is a cherished tradition that marks the official induction of students into the esteemed academic community.
The event comes with a buzz of excitement as families and friends gather to celebrate the start of a remarkable academic journey. The atmosphere was electric as students eagerly awaited to take a matriculation oath. The undergraduates took the matriculation oath standing, administered by Ummar Salisu.
The discussion proceeds as an undergrad is inspired by distinguished speakers who narrate stories of triumph and success to boost students’ morale and help them resist academic challenges in the years ahead. The NTI National coordinator Prof. Musa Garba Maitafsir, represented by Abubakar Dahiru, welcomed and congratulated the newly admitted students and wished them the best.
The Sheikh Abubakar Mahmood College of Advanvce studies (SAMCAS) centre coordinator Mal. Ashiru Umar urged all undergraduates to seize this chance to celebrate the beginning of their academic adventure. A time of camaraderie, jubilation, and unity.
Ashiru appreciates the incumbent federal house of representative, Hon. Sulaiman Abubakar Gummi, for facilitating the establishment of SAMCAS and sponsoring 60 undergraduates and over 400 Diploma students. In attendance were the Gummi emir, ably represented by the most senior district head Muhammadu Dantukur, SAMCAS staff, and Paramilitary officers.
The official social media account of Sheikh Abubakar Mahmood College of Advanvce studies shared photos of the event.