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Senate Passes Abuja University Of Science And Technology Bill


The Senate has passed the Bill for the establishment of FCT University of Science and Technology, Abaji.

The Bill was passed after the clause by clause consideration at plenary.

The chairman senate committee on Tertiary Institutions And the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, Jibrin Barau, representing Kano North explained that the institution would provide Academic training for all Nigerians.

According to him establishment of the university would reduce unemployment as well as youths restiveness in the country.

The sponsor of the bill and the Senator representing the FCT Senator Tanimu Aduda expressed gratitude to the senate for passing the bill.

In a remark, the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu who presided over the plenary called on Nigerians to take adequate advantage of the establishment of the university for educational pursuit.