Prof. Idris Bugaje Emerges As The New Rector of Kaduna Polytechnic

Professor Idris M. Bugaje on Wednesday assumed office as the new Rector of Kaduna Polytechnic. Bugaje took over from Dr. Catherine Eveh Uloko who has been in acting capacity since August 27, 2016. A letter dated September 27, 2017 addressed to Bugaje and signed by the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu said the appointment is for a term of four years in the first instance with effect from September 14, 2017. Professor Bugaje who hails from Jibia local government area of Katsina state is a fellow of the Nigeria Society…

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Erisco, Asian firms plans to build tomato factory in Katsina

Punch reports the management of Erisco Foods has announced that it will collaborate with some Asian firms to build a tomato factory to be used as a base for exportation of tomato paste to all African countries. The Chief Executive Officer, Erisco Foods, Chief Eric Umeofia, stated this in Lagos on Wednesday at a press briefing. He attributed the feat to the ban on tomato paste by the Federal Government, adding that the ban had achieved two things: it caused his sales to increase by 20 per cent; and made…

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