•Commences PG school
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved a Post Graduate School for Salem University (SU), Lokoja.
With the approval, the university, which started operations in 2009, will commence its MSc, MBA, PGD and PhD programmes in September.
Its vice chancellor Prof. Joseph Fuwape, in a statement, said the institution has also secured approval for four additional courses.
The newly approved programmes commencing in September, according to him, are Mass Communication with specialisation in Communication Arts, Media Studies; Sociology; English Language & History and Diplomatic Studies.
The new courses will run with the fully accredited programmes in the university.
In the same vein, the fifth convocation ceremony of the varsity is slated for October 8.
The graduating students, dubbed change agents, will be awarded classes of degrees including First Class degree.