Wednesday, 31st May 2023


19 May
One of the goals of the Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Arc Sonny Echono, is to ensure that public tertiary institutions are adequately equipped to meet global standard.
12 May
There is no doubt that Nigeria’s public tertiary institutions are in dire need of attention. For this reason, stakeholders in the education sector have continued to call on the federal government to increase budgetary allocations...
5 May
2253 textbooks made up of 12 titles, sponsored by the Tertiary Education Trust Fund TETFund have been distributed to public federal and state colleges of education in the country.
29 Apr
Kano State Governor-elect, Abba Kabiru Yusuf, has invited Permanent Secretaries, Heads of Ministries and Parastatals, and Chief Executives of government agencies appointed by Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje to an interactive meeting.
27 Apr
The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has set a new standard in the relationship between Nigeria and France with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Campus France.
14 Apr
The Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Arc. Sonny Echono has just clocked one year in office and without doubt, he has exceeded expectations.
14 Apr
Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has announced plans to disburse N18 billion to six public universities under its Special High Impact Intervention.
9 Apr
National Association of University Students (NAUS), canvassed strict and judicious use of the N320.3bn Tertiary Intervention Fund (TETFund) approved for tertiary institutions in the country. It's recall that, executive secretary of Tertiary Intervention Fund (TETFund), Arch. Sonny Echono, recently at the annual strategic planning workshop with heads of beneficiary institutions, announced N320,345,040,835 as the 2023…
7 Apr
The Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Arc. Sonny Echono has just spent one year in office. Yet, his giant strides by way of significant contributions towards repositioning Nigeria’s tertiary education sector speak for themselves.
31 Mar
In his continuous commitment to elevating the standard of education in Nigeria’s tertiary education, the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) under the able leadership of Arch Sunny Echono, during the week interfaced with representatives of the nation’s polytechnics.
30 Mar
Founder, Christopher University, Mowe, Ogun State, Chief Christopher Ikechi Ezeh, has called on the Federal Government to revisit the issue of assisting private universities through the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund). Ezeh noted that the current challenges and escalating costs confronting tertiary institutions, particularly private-owned universities, call for urgent government intervention. He pointed out that…
24 Mar
The Israeli Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Michael Freeman on March 14, paid a working visit to the Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Arc. Sonny S.T. Echono at the Fund’s Headquarters in Abuja.


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Dr Marcel Mbamalu, Publisher Prime Business Africa LAGOS, Nigeria, 30 May 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Foremost publisher and media ace, Dr Marcel Mbamalu, has been nominated to participate in the 2023 Jefferson Fellowships. Dr. Mbamalu is the publisher and editor-in-chief of Prime Business Africa, which also happens to be the only media outfit selected from Nigeria and the…
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President Bola Tinubu has ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to vacate the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Ikoyi, Lagos, immediately. Tinubu on Tuesday evening said if there were issues between the “two important agencies of government”, they would be resolved amicably. The President said this, according to a…
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The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has urged President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to treat the issue of subsidy removal with caution. In his inaugural speech at the Eagle Square in Abuja on Monday, Tinubu declared that the era of subsidy payment on fuel has ended. He added that the 2023 Budget made no provision…