Monday, February 15, 2021


Tertiary Education Trust Fund

As Abdalla Uba Adamu bows out of NOUN…, by Ibrahim Sheme

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.

Buhari, Kankara schoolboys and the imperatives of history, by Dr Samaila Suleiman

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.

TETFUND to support Kogi Confluence University

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.

Buhari approves N7.5bn research grants for Nigeria’s tertiary institutions

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.

TETfund risks probe over alleged mismanagement of N208bn intervention fund

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.

EFCC arraigns Nasarawa varsity lecturer for diverting N19m Ph.D scholarship

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.

TetFund disburses N621.9m intervention fund to Gombe CoE

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.

Bantex bows out as El-Rufai’s deputy governor

The outgoing Deputy Governor of Kaduna State, Barnabas Bantex, on Tuesday, described Governor Nasir El-Rufai as a man of empathy who has taken the state to greater heights.

I will make TETFund reference point for other institutions, Bogoro vows

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.

Qadiriyyah sect leader extols Buhari’s virtues

The leader of Qadiriyya Sect in Africa, Qaribullah Nasir-Kabara, has described President Muhammadu Buhari as an honest leader with listening ears. The sect leader made...

Buhari urges ASUU to suspend strike in national interest

The president harps on importance of education in nation building

Nigerians spend N1trn annually on foreign education — Prof. Ibidapo-Obe

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.

TETFUND inaugurates Senate building in UNIMAID, names structure after Buhari

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.

TETFUND: Nasarawa varsity gets N1.3bn for projects – VC

the special intervention from TETFUND had changed positively not only the physical structure of the university but also the academic activities of the institution.

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