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December, 2019

  • 6 December

    Nigeria’s Tertiary Institutions Overpopulated – Atiku

    Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has said Nigeria’s higher education sector is overburdened by population growth. He suggested the establishment of more tertiary institutions across the country to cope with the country’s growing population. Atiku spoke yesterday at a public hearing on a Bill to establish Modibbo Adama University, Yola, at …

October, 2019

  • 9 October

    Tertiary Institutions Smuggle Names Of Fake Graduates For NYSC – DG

    Brig. Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has lamented that corps producing institutions in the country, include names of unqualified persons for the scheme. The NYSC DG revealed this during the 2019 Batch ‘C’ Pre-mobilisation Workshop in Minna on Wednesday. The workshop was themed: “Promoting Integrity in …

January, 2019

December, 2018

  • 6 December

    Senate Approves Creation Of Six New Tertiary Institutions

    The Senate has passed six bills seeking to establish federal tertiary institutions in different parts of the country. The bills were passed following the consideration of the reports by the Committee on Tertiary Institutions and TETFUND, presented by its Chairman, Senator Barau Jibrin. The proposed institutions include four polytechnics, one …

November, 2017

  • 28 November

    TETFund Invests N300bn In Tertiary Institutions

    Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund has said it provided infrastructures worth N300 billion for universities, polytechnics and Colleges of Education in Nigeria between 2011 and 2016. Salihu Bakari, Director, Academic Staff Training and Development of TETFUND, disclosed this on Monday during the National Conference on Quality Education in Lagos. Bakari …

February, 2017

  • 22 February

    Teaching Hospitals Can’t Benefit From TETFund – Baffa

    The Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, Abdullahi Baffa, has said it would be illegal for teaching hospitals to be enlisted as TETFund beneficiaries, when over 300 institutions are hustling to be included in the scheme. “When I said over 300 institutions are jostling to be included as …

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