By Mohammed Aminu in Sokoto
The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) Saturday said it has committed N7 billion in various projects at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto since 2011.
The Executive Secretary of TETFUND, Dr. Abdullahi Baffa, stated this at the inauguration of the Molecular Biology Centre and the Centre for Advanced Medical Research and Training at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto.
He said the funds were channelled in the provision of infrastructure, equipment and training of scholars in the institution.
Baffa expressed satisfaction with the way funds were judiciously utilised by the university in the provision of state-of-the-art facilities.
He underscored the need for scientists to take advantage of the world class equipment put in place at the university to improve research and teaching.