Etsu Nupe commissions TETFund projects in Bida Poly
The Etsu Nupe and Chairman, Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar, has commissioned Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) projects in the Federal Polytechnic Bida
TETFund spends N2.6b to secure UNIMAID
The Board Chairman of TETFund, Kashim Imam, disclosed this at the weekend, while inspecting completed projects at UNIMAID and the Yobe State University (YOSU), Damaturu.
‘No digital economy without research’
The drive to enthrone a digital economy in Nigeria may not be impactful without adequate and thorough research.
TETFund boosts local production of military equipment
The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) says it has commenced financial intervention in Research and Development (R&D) activities in the defence and security sub-sector.
TETFund proposes N8.5b for research in 2021, grants UNILAG N5b
Board of Trustees of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has increased national research vote from N7.5 billion to N8.5 billion for 2021.
FIRS collects N251b education tax for TETFund
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), yesterday said, it had collected N251 billion worth of Education Tax (EDT) as at October this year for the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) to build capacity and infrastructure in Nigeria’s tertiary education system.
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…
‘Agric technologies, value addition key to achieving food security’
Prioritising Agriculture, value addition and availability of purchasing power have been identified as factors that can boost food security in the country. The role of the government in providing resources to encourage farmers and processors to scale up production and processing of agricultural products while promoting local contents has also been empasised as imperative. The…
TETFund … Reigniting dying research culture in Ivory Towers
When Prof. Abubakar Kundiri took the reins as vice-chancellor of the Federal University, Wukari (FUWUKARI), Taraba State, he presided over an institution with sparse infrastructure, which made both learning and operations arduous and cumbersome.