New Kogi’s Confluence University gets campus for take-off

File Photo of The Acting Rector, Kogi State Polytechnic, Dr. Usman Agbo. Photo Credit: Google Image.

The Acting Rector, Kogi State Polytechnic, Dr. Usman Agbo has officially handed over its Osara Campus for the take-off of academic activities at the new Confluence University of Science and Technology (CUSTECH), Osara.

The Rector, who handed over the necessary documents to the Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Wemi Jones, FCIB, on Monday in Osara, expressed joy for being part of the historic event.

The Osara campus of Kogi State Polytechnic, Adavi Local Government Area of the state, was until the time of handing over, the School of Preliminary Studies of the institution.

In his words: ”Today, under my acting rectorship, we are gathered here to officially handover Osara campus to the Commissioner, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology for the smooth take off of CUSTECH.

”It is historic in all ramifications, and I am glad to be part of it”, Agbo said.

Dr. Agbo expressed gratitude to the governor for the opportunity given to him to serve the state in that capacity, while commending the commissioner for his support all along.

In his remarks, The Kogi State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Hon Wemi Jones thanked Almighty God, and the governor for reposing so much confidence in him, to deliver on the mandate of revamping education in the state.

He noted that the state government had recorded significant milestones within a very short time of the establishment of CUSTECH, while commending the Rector for being proactive and for the detailed handing-over documents.

Others at the event included: The Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Pastor Emmanuel Idenyi, Director Science and Technology, Mr Dipo Aiyenibe and Mrs Clara Bolu, the Director, Tertiary and Continued Education.

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