Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund reiterates agency’s commitment to support quality research in Nigerian Universities.
Written by News Room on February 19, 2022
The Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND), Professor Suleiman Bogoro, has reiterates the agency’s commitment to support quality research in Nigerian Universities.
Bogo who stated this shortly after inaugurating some projects at the Plateau State University, Bokkos, on Friday, said projects inaugurated include; the university’s Senate Building and the newly-established faculty of Health Sciences.
Bogoro maintained that the ranking of every university depends on the quality of its manpower, hence the need for training and retraining of academic staff.
The Executive Secretary explained that TETFUND had started supporting post-doctoral research overseas for those who had their PhDs locally
He promised that TETFUND would continue to support universities to ensure a well-equipped laboratory that would become reference facilities for other countries.
The executive secretary promised to regularly support the Plateau state university in the areas of research and infrastructure to enable it become a citedal of knowledge that would contribute to the growth and development of the society.