As our alumni mater turns 30 in May 2017, the Alumni Association in conjunction with the school are putting together a 3 -DAY event to mark this monumental achievement. Plans are in full gear all in a bid to ensure the 30th Anniversary becomes the talk of the town and a memorable Anniversary for all Alumnus, the School and FCT.
As a result, we are happy to introduce to you GSS Garki 30th Anniversary Organizing Committee. This committee was inaugurated on the 26th of November 2016 during our last Reunion Dinner held at Chelsea Hotel. The committee includes the following members and are saddled with the responsibility of Organizing the 30th Anniversary.
1). Ignatius Onyeador- 94 set CHAIRMAN
2). Chiroma Muhammad – ’04 set SECRETARY
3). Babangida Hamisu – 91 set MEMBER
4). Ochi Ogbuaku – 91 set MEMBER
5). Leye Abidoye – 91 set MEMBER
6). Patience Nwokohuo – ’05 set MEMBER
7). Ese Osorun – 94 set MEMBER
8). Nurudeen Garba – 95 set MEMBER
9). Grace Ayoola – 94 set MEMBER
10). Joseph Anekwe – 94 set MEMBER
11). Bobai Atta – 91 set MEMBER
12). Toyin Ilori – 95 set MEMBER
13). Bala Haruna – 94 set MEMBER
The committee is further divided into 5 Subcommittees.
1. Media & Publicity Committee ‘Headed by Ochi Ogbuaku’
2. Logistics Committee ‘Headed by the Chairman Ignatius Onyeador’
3. Entertainment Committee ‘Headed by Joseph Anekwe’
4). Seminar & Career Talk Committee ‘Headed by Nurudeen Garba Gusau’
5). Contacts/Fund Raising Committee ‘Headed by Babangida Hamisu’
The committee has since sprung into action and have met on several occasions with School management to deliberate on the Anniversary. Below is an outline of planned activities lined up to mark the Anniversary.
Day one kicks off with a very colorful roadshow (with our GSS Garki branded T shirts and Face caps) along Moshood Abiola Road. (covering Area 1 to Conference Center and back to school premises). After which we will have free medical and dental assessment for students and staff by alumni doctors.
Career talk for SS2 and SS3 students and an evening Novelty Football Match between the Alumni and the School Team.
The week-long activities will culminate in a Banquet Dinner and Award/Recognition event. (Green Harvest/Talent Hunt)
Also, a 50 million naira endowment fund, GSS Garki Alumni Mentor-ship Programme will be launched and the 1st beneficiary will be announced.
Top most among the dignitaries expected to be in attendance includes the following.
1. Minister of Education.
2. Minister of FCT
3. Minister of Information
4. Minister of Youth and Sports
5. Director, Education Board
6. Executive Secretary, Education Resource Center (ERC)
7. Permanent Secretaries of Various Ministries.
8. FCT Senator
9. Past Principals and Principals of other Schools
There is need for donations from different stakeholders and sponsors as there will be no dinner tickets for alumnus). All alumnus are expected to pay and purchase the anniversary T-shirt, details of payment will be forwarded.
The subcommittee assigned (Fund Raising) is working on a draft of how and where donations would be sourced.
The committee has also approved the following logo for the Anniversary. The Committee will also be happy to welcome your suggestions and contributions.
Everyone interested in the 30th anniversary T-shirt should please indicate by filling the details below and forward to (08035892892).
FULL NAME :
YEAR OF GRADUATION:
PHONE NUMBER :
Please indicate you t-shirt sizes this way….
Extra large: XL
Extra extra large: XXL
30th Anniversary celebration T-shirt and entry ticket are available @ N6,500. 5,000 Face cap on request ….hurry and purchase yourS NOW. Limited number of T- shirts available. Send your details to the above numbers below with your payment teller……
Account Name: GSS Garki Alumni Association
Account number: 0157400983.
Bank name: GTBANK