FEC Approves Four New Private Varsities

FEC Approves Four New Private Varsities

The Federal Executive Council has approved four new private universities Wednesday, 9th January 2019.  The first meeting of the Council was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. Briefing State House correspondents, the Minister of Education, Mal. Adamu Adamu, gave the names of the universities as: Greenfield University, Kaduna; Dominion University, Ibadan, Oyo State; Trinity University, Ogun State; and Westland University in Iwo, Osun, State.

NUC, WB Hold Workshop on Procurement for ACEs

NUC, WB Hold Workshop on Procurement for ACEs

The Executive Secretary, NUC Professor Abubakar Adamu Rasheeed, has stated that the essence of government’s efforts at empowering procurement officers was to strengthen their understanding of procurement, environmental and social standards and their usefulness as policy tools in resource utilisation.

Repositioning NUS on Track — Prof Rasheed in New Year Message

Repositioning NUS on Track — Prof Rasheed in New Year Message

The Executive Secretary NUC, Professor Abubakar Adamu Rasheed, has said that the Commission’s strategic reform policies aimed at strengthening its regulatory functions and revitalising the Nigerian University System (NUS) to be more relevant for national development and global competiveness was yielding dividends.

AWAU Holds 6th Conference,  AGM in Dakar

AWAU Holds 6th Conference, AGM in Dakar

The Association of West Africa Universities (AWAU) recently held its 6th Conference at Universite Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD), Dakar with the theme: “Trans-Border Research and Quality Assurance: Challenges for African Universities”.