TETFund hails ATAP on use of fund
From Sule Aliyu, Bauchi
The Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Prof. Suleiman Elias Bogoro has commended the management of Tatari Ali Polytechnic (ATAP), Bauchi State for the judicious use of all the resources mobilized to it by the Fund.
Bogoro disclosed this during visit to the institution, expressing that he has never imagined that ATAP has reached the advance stage of development.
He said that the Polytechnic can compete with any polytechnic in the country, pledging that the Fund under his leadership will continue to give more interventions in tertiary institutions across the country.
Prof. Bogoro assured the staff of the Polytechnic that the Fund is coming up with many policies and programmes for their development and will soon resolve all issues surrounding scholars stranded in some foreign institutions.
He added that with the Fund’s achievement in erecting structures in all higher institutions in the country, they will now concentrate equipping those structures.
Speaking, Speaker Bauchi State House of Assembly, Hon. Abubakar Y. Suleiman commended Bogoro for his unprecedented intervention in the education sector in the State.
He then called on the management of the Polytechnic to build an edifice and name it after him.
In his remark, the Rector, Dr. Sulaiman Muhammad Lame thanked the Executive Secretary for revamping the education sector in the Polytechnic, Bauchi State and the country at large.
He said ATAP under his leadership has successfully mobilised its scarce financial and human resources to achieve 100 per cent accreditation of all its courses and expanded students’ enrolment.