Osinbajo to commission aero-space installations at Bowen varsity
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, will tomorrow, Friday, November 4, 2022, commission NigerBEAR located in Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State, for studies in aerospace and equatorial research and development.
Head, Protocol and Public Relations, Bowen University, Toba Adaramola, who disclosed this in a statement, yesterday, said the facility was a partnership between the Federal Government and Virginia-tech University, United States (U.S.) and was the first and the only one in the Equator-world.
Adaramola, who spoke on the strategic importance of the project, said that it would help in the monitoring of the safety of communication, navigational, aviation operations, electrical grid installations and services with a view to preventing disruption and management of disruption.
The project, according to him, would also help in advancing scholarship through exchange of scholars between Bowen and the U.S. university, teaching of students and generation of resources.