Tertiary Education Trust Fund
When Professor Abdalla Uba Adamu reported for work as Vice-Chancellor of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) in February 2016, he came cracking several jokes.
On the 17th of December 2020, President Buhari addressed the 344 schoolboys of Government Boys Science Secondary School, Kankara, who were freed by their abductors after six days in captivity.
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello and the Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFUND, Prof. Elias Bogoro, during a working visit to the agency headquarters in Abuja on Tuesday, by the governor on the establishment of Confluence University of Science and Technology, Osara.
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved an increase of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, National Research Fund, NRF, to N7.5 billion for the year 2020 from an initial N3 billion.
The National Association of University Students, NAUS, has appealed to the Tertiary Education Trust fund, TETfund, may likely come under probe as the NAUS has called on the federal government to investigate the disbursement of N208 billion.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned one Moses Adoga before state High Court sitting in Lafia, Nasarawa State on a one-count charge for dishonestly converting the sum of N19,765,200 being a Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFUND, grant to study for a PhD.
Dr Langa Bagunji, Provost, College of Education Billiri in Gombe State, said the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TetFund, has approved N621.9 million for infrastructure development in the college.
Prof. Elias Bogoro, the Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, has pledge to make the agency a reference point for other institutions to follow.
The president harps on importance of education in nation building
The pro chancellor, Crawford University, Igbesa, Prof. Oye Ibidapo-Obe, on Wednesday said that Nigerians were spending a whooping N1 trillion annually to pursue university education abroad.
Abdullahi Baffa, the Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, has inaugurated the ultra-modern President Muhammadu Buhari Senate building at the University of Maiduguri, UNIMAID, Borno.
the special intervention from TETFUND had changed positively not only the physical structure of the university but also the academic activities of the institution.