By Danzumi Ishaku, Jalingo.
Senator representing Taraba south, Emmanuel Bwacha has present 5m naira for about 16 students in the southern zone of the state to study in Federal and state University across the country.
Presenting the scholarship In Mararraba Baissa, Donga local government, Senator Bwacha said his quest for education came as a result of lack of sponsorship while in the University of Jos.
Bwacha said he quest for governance followed the support of the people of southern Taraba, hance the need for him to reciprocate their good gesture by sponsoring young men and women who have challenges to move the constituency forward.
The deputy Majority leader appealed to beneficiaries to make good use of the opportunity given to them to be good ambassador of their areas in the interest development.
Meanwhile the national Association of Ichen Students Federal University of Wukari presented the Senator with a mirate award of excellent, for his contributions to the upliftment of Ichen youths in Taraba state.
Responding on behalf of the beneficiaries Douglas Magaji of the Nigerian Law schools Lagos, louded the Senator for his contributions to Ichen and entire southern Taraba.
He assured the senator their readiness to support him in the fourth coming general election in the state.
Our correspondent reports that 100 of Ichen youths and elders came out in mass to weakness the presentation.