WEDNESDAY, 17 APRIL – After making a pit stop at Kota Marudu, Sandakan, Penampang, Beaufort and Tuaran, the Care 4 Malaysia Programme ‘A Step to the Ivory Tower’ (SEMEGA) 2013 organised by the Student Affairs & Alumni (HEP), UMS continued their journey to Nabawan Zone.
More than 300 visitors comprising students of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Nabawan attended the programme which was held for one day at the school. The opening ceremony was officiated by the Nabawan District Education Management Office Unit Head, Ariffin Antikoh representing Datuk Bobbey Ahfang Suan.
In his speech he said as citizens we should be aware, understand and recognise our responsibility in the development our culture and nation. Thus he said the SEMEGA programme organised by UMS should be commended as noble effort such as this would be able to rouse their love for knowledge. He also recommended that this programme and activity be continuously promoted.
Also present at the programme was the Director of UMS Alumni Centre, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mahmud Sudin.
By Musaab Umair
Information and Media Section, Corporate Relations Division