TETFund makes 12 varsities centres for N12 billion special researches
The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has enlisted 12 Nigerian universities to spearhead research and development programmes that would contribute to national growth.
Dangote to partner research institutions on job creation
Dangote Group has said it will partner research institutions to advance indigenous technology and protect jobs. Group Executive Director, Dangote Group, Mansur Ahmed, pledged during a study tour of the Research and Development Steering Committee of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) at Dangote Refinery located in Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos. Ahmed said collaboration among government, academia…
TETFund explains suspension of conference attendance for lecturers
Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Prof. Suleiman Bogoro, has said the agency suspended sponsorship of conference attendance for Nigerian lecturers due to “infringement and abuse.”
Bogoro alleges Jonathan’s government withdrew N359b from TETFund without specific reasons
The Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Prof. Suleiman Bogoro, yesterday alleged that N359 billion was withdrawn from the coffers of the Fund without specific reasons in 2013.Bogoro said the withdrawal was done without proper consultation and it was unclear what the money was used for.
TETFund approves N208b for public tertiary institutions
Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has approved N208 billion for disbursement to all public universities, polytechnics and colleges of education across the country.
TETFund and politics of sacking, reappointment
To many Nigerians, politics has become a way of life to the extent that fundamental values are sometimes sacrificed to promote and perpetuate political correctness.
FG sacks Baffa, reinstates Bogoro as TETFUND boss
Nigerian government on Monday sacked the executive secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TetFund) Abdullahi Bichi Baffa. The government then reinstated Suleiman Bogoro, who was dismissed in 2016, to resume his former position as TetFund executive secretary. “The Federal Government has approved the re-instatement of Professor Suleiman Elias Bogoro as the Executive Secretary of the…