TETFund and grants’ misappropriation in ivory towers
Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), an interventionist agency mainly saddled with funding academic research in Nigeria’s tertiary institutions, the other day passed a blanket vote of no confidence in lecturers
VC, others call on TETFund to extend grants to private varsities
Vice chancellor of Precious Cornerstone University (PCU), Ibadan, Prof. Julius Oloke and foremost industrialist, Chief Bode Amoo have restated call on the Tertiary Education Trust Fund...
FG supports R&D with N5bn in 2019
Prof. Elias Sulaiman Gungoro, Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) has disclosed that the Federal Government released N5 billion last year to his agency to fund research.
Nigeria has capacity to diagnose, contain coronavirus
Certainly as an institute for medical research we should be concerned about such outbreaks. And for the fact that recently quite a number of foreigners have been visiting Nigeria especially from China.
Rector decries removal of Federal surveying school in Oyo State from TETFund scheme
The rector, Federal School of Surveying, Oyo, Dr Olayinka Nihinlola has faulted the removal of monotechnics from the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) scheme
Stakeholders urge peace, unity ahead Christmas
In furtherance of Christmas spirit, stakeholders in the education sector have called for peace and unity among Nigerians, ahead of the festive season.
Proliferation of varsities in Nigeria is an embarrassment, says TETFUND Boss
The Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND), Professor Suleiman Bogoro has described as ‘embarrassment,’ the proliferation of tertiary institutions in the country.
University for the deaf, a rudderless or purposeful move?
The university, as envisaged by the Federal Government, will either be situated in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja or Shagamu, Ogun State, once arrangement is concluded.