A commercial bank, Stanbic IBTC, on Friday donated a 30-seater bus to the Benue State University (BSU) to ease its transportation challenges.
The Regional Manager, Mr Alex Ayabam, who made the donation on behalf of the bank, said the bank appreciates the state government for its patronage.
Ayabam restate the commitment of the bank to continue its support to the state towards uplifting the living standard of the people.
Receiving the bus on behalf of the university, Gov. Gabriel Suswam of Benue commended the bank for the gesture.
He said the bus would assist the university in tackling some of its transportation challenges.
The governor urged the university management to put it to proper use.
Suswam said the university was a special project to him and promised that he would continue to support its programmes even after his tenure as governor.
Responding, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Charity Angya, thanked the management of the bank for living up to its corporate social responsibilities.
She also commended the governor for his efforts towards the growth of the university and assured that the institution would continue to contribute its quota to the development of the society. (NAN)