• 20 dead as two-storey building collapses in Kano University

    20 dead as two-storey building collapses in Kano University

    It was wailing and tears on Monday at the Kano University of Technology, Wudil, when a two-storey building under construction collapsed, claiming no fewer than 20 lives.

    However, in a swift reaction, the institution’s Vice Chancellor, Prof. Shehu Musa, denied that anybody died, saying five people were injured.

    It was gathered that the collapsed building was one of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund-sponsored intervention projects that was being handled by a local contractor.

    An eyewitness told Newsmen that the incident occurred midday, when […]

  • Dangote employs 15 Professors (with good benefits) to teach Science at Kano University

    Dangote employs 15 Professors (with good benefits) to teach Science at Kano University

    The Chancellor of Kano University of Science and Technology (KUST) and Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has pledged to pay four- year wages of 15 science- based professors to teach at the university.

    In a press statement addressed to NEWSMEN in Kano to mark the 15- year anniversary of the university, the Vice Chancellor, KUST, Prof Shehu Alhaji Musa added that the business mogul has also promised to construct houses for the professors.

    The vice chancellor stated that the university is […]