IBB Varsity adopts KWASU as Benchmark

Post on 30 April 2018

Motivated by the remarkable achievements of the Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete, authorities of the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) University, Lapai, have adopted KWASU as a reference point in their strive for academic stability and progress.

It was on the heels of this that a team, under the aegis of Council Ad hoc Committee on Benchmarking of State Universities in the North Central Zone, Nigeria, was led on a fact-finding mission to KWASU by its Chairman, Dr. Elisha G. Kutara.

Other members of the team were Alhaji M.A Abdullahi, the University Registrar; Professor M. T Mustapha, Director, Quality Assurance; and the Secretary, Alhaji Baba Akote, who doubles as the Deputy Registrar of the Institution.

After an extensive meeting with the KWASU management led by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor AbdulRasheedNa’Allah, on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, the committee also had a similar session with the University union leaders on Thursday.

Aside the Vice-Chancellor, the management meeting had in attendance the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration), Professor Sakah Mahmud; his Academic counterpart, Professor SulaimanJamiu; the Registrar, Mr. SurajudeenOyebode; the Bursar, Mallam Mohammed Ndache; and Chairman, Think-Tank, Dr. Henry Sawyerr, among others.

The KWASU unions were jointly represented by the Chairman, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Dr. IssaAbdulRaheem; Chairman, Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Mrs. Mariam Ahmed; Chairman, Non Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (NASU), Mr. Saka Imam; and Chairman, National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT), HazeezLukman, among other union leaders.