By Shu’aibu Yahaya Agaie


Hajiya Aisha Maikudi Provost, Niger State College of Nursing Sciences (School of Midwifery) Minna.

The Provost, Niger State College of Nursing Sciences (School of Midwifery) Minna, Hajiya Aisha Maikudi has congratulated His Excellency, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, for his re-election as the Executive Governor of Niger State.

Maikudi spoke to newsmen in her office at the institute in Minna, extolling the virtues of the state’s chief executive, particularly his track-record and laudable achievements recorded from 2015 to 2019.

She lauded his achievements, particularly in her institution, which she said trains midwives, a cadre of health workers who look after women from pregnancy through delivery and after delivery to ensure that every woman has a successful delivery. She said that efforts are being intensified to see that they have more midwives in the communities in order to reduce maternal mortality in Niger State.

Hajiya Aisha Maikudi added that the re-election of Dr. Abubakar Sani Bello for second term as the Governor of Niger State was well-deserved, adding that she will not stop without mentioning the achievements of the ‘Transformation Ambassador’ of the state in the institution in the last three years and some months.

She said that the Abu Lolo Administration has provided the school with standard e-Library, sick bay for students, on-going construction of administrative block, provision of science equipment for students practicals, full accreditation of the institution by their professional body in 2017, efforts of this administration which enabled the students gain admission in every recognized university within and outside the country, increase of students intake from 50 to 75, and also the provision of classrooms.

The Provost then sent a passionate appeal to the government towards the completion of the on-going construction of administrative block, provision of additional lecture halls and extension of the students hostel due to increase in population of the students.

Hajiya Maikudi, on behalf of staff and students of the institute congratulates Dr. Abubakar Sani Bello for his victory at the polls to the Next Level.