Committed to educate and inform the children on the roles played by scientific research and media houses in the society, Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya, Northern Region have taken them to Scientific Equipment Development Institute (SEDI) and Federal University of Technology, Minna Campus Radio as excursions during the Islamic Vacation Course.
Meanwhile, this visitation afforded the children the opportunity to be exposed to different gadgets and equipment used in the organisations and their various functions.
The event, held between 7th and 13th August, 2017 at Police Secondary School, Minna, Niger State, had series of scheduled activities such as lectures and sport competitions already in place as the program started with an opening session which had in attendance the Circuit President, the Central Maulvi and other personalities.
The event also featured Qur’an, quiz and speech competitions among others which were keenly contested by participants from Abuja, Niger, Kaduna and Bauchi states.
The Naib Sadr, Northern Region noted that insufficient manpower was a major challenge encountered in the course of the event.
He, however, recommended that a ratio of one handler to ten participants should be adopted by the visiting states.
The event came to an end with the award of prizes to successful participants in the various competition and the issuance of Certificate of Participation to the handlers.
A total number of 164 Atfal and Nasirat was recorded at the event.