The Nigerian House of Representatives has yesterday Thursday the 9th of November adopt a motion billed by Honorable Danlami Muhammed Kurfi to rename the Federal University Dutsin-ma to ‘Muhammadu Dikko University’.
According to NTA News agency, the lawmaker presented the bill and highlighted why it is necessary for the University’s name need to be changed. Stating that, it is in appreciation with the great work and foundation laid by Late Sarki Muhammad Dikko of Katsina.
But, Students of the said university took to social media to express their dissatisfaction with the intention to change the institution’s name.
Some of them were quote to saying ‘for how many times is Muhammad Dikko name be on everything in Katsina State? From Central Market Gate, to Karkanda Stadium and then to Government College Katsina’ were all renamed to Muhammad Dikko’s.