FG inaugurates governing councils of 13 federal universities
FG appoint new Chairman, FUDMA Governing Board
Minister of Education inaugurates new governing councils for 23 Nigerian universities.
Federal University Dutsin Ma, FUDMA in Katsina State is among the universities affected.
Katsina Post learned that Alhaji Ahmad Uba Nana, from Wargi, Bauchi State is the new Chairman, Governing Council of FUDMA.
He was former Commissioner, Ministry of Land Survey during Ahmed Adamu Muazu reign, later elected as Executive Chairman Warji LGA.
He is holding a traditional title of Garkuwan Ningi. He was immediate Governing Council Chairman Federal University Wukari.
Uba Ahmad Nana is a member of APC in Bauchi State.
He lectured for many years a University in Namibia before joining politics in 1999.
He is appointed to serve as the Chairman Governing Council FUDMA for the next four years.
Others are Federal university Lokoja, Federal University; Lafia Nasarawa, Federal University, Kashere, Gombe, Federal university Wukari Taraba, Federal University Dutse Jigawa, Federal University Oye-Ekiti and among others.
The minister of education, Adamu Adamu, said this while Inaugurating the council members in Abuja on Monday.
The minister asked the governing boards to block loopholes and generate ideas that will increase the internally generated revenue of the universities.
He also tasked them to comply with the Federal Character Commission in the appointment of officers.
According to him, the major critical areas of challenge is inadequate funding as well judicious use available resources, so let me advise you to come up with new creative ways to improve funding in your institution.