The Executive Secretary, NUC, Prof Abubakar Adamu Rasheed, has expressed satisfaction with the partnership between the Commission and the National Postgraduate College of Nigeria (NPMCN) on the improvement of medical education in Nigeria.
The Federal Government has commissioned the largest off-grid solar hybrid power plant in Bayero University, Kano under the Energising Education Programme (EEP), aimed at providing sustainable decentralized energy to the nation’s university campuses.
The Sustainable Procurement, Environmental and Social Standards Enhancement (SPESSE) Program is an $80 Million capacity building project targeted at sustainably enhancing capacity in managing procurement, environment and social (E&S) standards in the public and private sectors in Nigeria.
The Federal Government invested about N1.3 trillion so far towards the development of the country’s education sector in the past four years excluding funds spent on overhead and personnel costs, President Muhammadu Buhari said in Zaria last Thursday.
The Vice-President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, GCON, SAN, recently commissioned a 2.8MW installed capacity solar hybrid power project, under the Federal Government’s Energising Education Programme at the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo, (FUNAI), Ebonyi State.
Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) visited the Executive Secretary, NUC, Prof, Abubakar Adamu Rasheed, to solicit the support of the Commission on their call to the federal government to convert the National Hospital into a University of Medical Sciences.