• Senate begins process of converting YabaTech and Kaduna Poly to varsities

    Senate begins process of converting YabaTech and Kaduna Poly to varsities

    According to reports, the Senate has begun the process of converting Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, and Kaduna Polytechnic into city universities.

    The Bills, titled City University of Technology Yaba Bill, 2016 sponsored by Senator Gbenga Ashafa, APC, Lagos East, and that of City University of Technology Kaduna Bill, 2016, and sponsored by Senator Jibrin Barau, APC, Kano North, were introduced as first reading.

    While Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, was established in 1947 as Nigeria‚Äôs first higher educational institution, Kaduna Polytechnic […]