University Don solicits more funding for Education

Tunde Akanbi, Ilorin


A Don, Professor Sulyman Age AbdulKareem has called on by both federal and state governments to pump more funds into educational sector.

He also asked the federal government to consider and support private Universities among the beneficiaries of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (Tetfund) intervention.

Professor AbdulKareem who is the Vice Chancellor of the University said these while fielding questions from journalists in Ilorin, the Kwara State Capital.

The don stressed the need to make teaching very attractive by training people who have interest in it from elementary level.

On research, the Vice Chancellor emphasised the need for Academics to engage in researches that would have immediate benefits to the community and the nation at large.


Lateefah Ibrahim