Despite the disbursement of over seven billion naira to the Federal University Kashere, Gombe State, there has been slow progress in the execution of projects in the institution. Minister of Education, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau has therefore Urge the contractors to speed up work or face sanctions. This was during the weekly assessment tour of institutions in Kashere Gombe State.
Federal University Kashere Gombe State is among the nine new universities created by President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. The Universities created include Federal University of Dutse in Jigawa, Federal University of Dutsin-Ma in Katsina, and Federal University of Lokoja in Kogi State. The others are Federal University of Ndufu-Alike in Ebonyi, Federal University of Otuoke in Bayelsa, Federal University of Oye Ekiti in Ekiti and Federal University of Wukari in Taraba.
By Franca Uzoma Olua