Bill to Establish Federal Polytechnic Malumfashi passes 3rd reading
House of Reps passes a bill for the establishment of Federal Polytechnic Malumfashi
The Bill for An Act to Establish Federal Polytechnic Malumfashi, Katsina State has passed through Third Reading yesterday Tuesday 7th May 2019.
The Bill is now waiting for concurrent with the Senate.
The bill is being Sponsored By Hon. Babangida Ibrahim, member Representing the good peoples of Malumfashi/Kafur Federal Constituency of Katsina State.
Recall that the sponsor of the bill, Babangida Ibrahim (APC, Katsina) said that it is significant to establish a higher institution of learning in Malumfashi to cater for the Katsina South senatorial district, which currently has none.
Leading debate on the bill during its second reading, Ibrahim said it would promote a planned and balanced economic development sustained by applied sciences, technology and management courses.
The lawmaker said: “It is amazing and incredible to state that there is no single tertiary institution in the whole of this senatorial zone in spite of its abundant human and natural resources that contribute to the economic development of Katsina State and Nigeria at large.”