THE Sokoto State University management board, has over the weekend, matriculated 1,002 (one thousand and two) students, admitted for the 2014/2015 academic session.
During the matriculation event, the Vice Chancellor of the Varsity, Professor Nuhu Yaqub reveled that the academic institution, had received over N2.09 billion from the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) in the last seven months.
According to the Vice Chancellor, this fund given to the school by Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) would be used to do the following:
Provide two lecture theatres,
commencement of the building of the Faculty of Science,
To provide Internet facilities, among others.
The vice chancellor also went on, to disclose that the students should NOT go contrary to the rules and regulations of the institution, or they might face expulsion from the school.
The VC, Prof. Nuhu Yaqub said and we quote: ‘’We will never compromise our standard of discipline and academic excellence. Any contravention by the workers and students will be sanctioned.
He also went on, to urged the students to reciprocate the huge expenditure of the government and their parents by being dedicated to their studies and shunning vices, to make a Better future for themselves and their family.